Hands-On Printmaking

With Carol McQuaid

DATE & TIME

October 15-16, 2022
2-Day Workshop
9:30 am to 4:30 pm

LOCATION

McTavish Academy of Art
1720 McTavish Road, North Saanich

DESCRIPTION

Join Carol McQuaid, printmaker, in creating your own hand-created lino print, start to finish. In this 2-day workshop, you will be able to learn some simple, easy-to-apply print-making techniques that you can take forward into your own creative process. Start a new direction in your current art, or add these techniques into your mixed media toolbox!

All levels are welcome.

You will learn:

  • Composition basics; what makes a successful design for relief printmaking
  • How to transfer your image to a linocut block
  • Safe carving techniques
  • How to ink and print
  • How to add colour to your print

ARTIST BIO

Carol is a Signature Member of the Federation of Canadian Artists, with her “Rooftops of Montmartre” linocut/watercolor winning first place in their 2015 Landscape Show. She’s a self-professed artist in residence junkie, generally spending a good portion of each year traveling, teaching, and creating art in interesting locations all over the world.

REGISTRATION & PAYMENT INFO

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN – ONLY 14 SPACES AVAILABLE!

Reminder: this workshop is open to SPAC members only. If you haven’t applied for your 2021-22 membership, please do so now by filling out the online membership form.

Registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis through our BookWhen system. Click on the button below to be taken to the workshop’s listing (after reading the payment info section first).

Once your registration has been processed by BookWhen, you will be sent a confirmation that a space has been reserved for you.

Payment Info

The fee for this 2-day workshop is $250, payable in full at the time of reservation by either credit/debit card, or by e-transfer within 48 hours of registration. Cheques are not currently being accepted.

Paying by E-Transfer

Once you receive your confirmation email from BookWhen, send the e-transfer to treasurer@spacsociety.com within 48 hours (sooner is better). You must also use the memo/note option in the e-transfer to identify the following:

  • ‘WBTS’ (Workshops-by-the-Sea)
  • The BookWhen booking reference number from the confirmation email

SUPPLIES LIST

A supplies list will be sent when booking is confirmed.