Art & Design
SLG Skills: An Introduction to Japanese Woodcut Printing
8 January - 12 February 2020
South London Gallery Fire Station, 82 Peckham Road, London SE15 5LQ
+44(0)20 7703 6120
Learn how to design, carve and print multi-coloured woodblock prints in this six-week course with Carol Wilhide at the South London Gallery. Take home your own edition of beautiful handmade prints.
These three-hour evening workshops spread over six weeks cover various aspects of the traditional Japanese woodcut printmaking process. Participants will use watercolour pigment, woodblock, Japanese carving tools, rice paste and Japanese paper to create beautiful nuanced prints.
The workshops cover:
how to design, carve and print an edition of multi-coloured woodblock prints;
the kento registration system;
the history of this fascinating technique;
the uses of different materials;
the background of Japanese paper making.
£150.00 / £125.00 MEMBER/ £125.00 CONCESSIONS
Other workshops by Carol Wilhide:
Morley College Japanese Woodcut 15 January - 11 March (Wednesdays 10am-1pm) 8 weeks
Morley College Japanese Woodcut and Bookbinding 20 January - 23 March (Mondays 6-9pm) 9 weeks
City Literary Institute (City Lit) Japanese Woodcut 28 January - 5 March (Tuesdays 6-9pm) 6 weeks
Art Academy Japanese Woodcut 2 and 9 February (Sundays 10-5pm) 2 Sundays