Summer Courses

Relief Printing Summer School

Full Price: £370 per week / £310 concession

A feast of relief! Introducing different approaches to relief printing:  Reduction printing and jigsaw-printing. This course will explore how the most simple of processes can be used to produce enormously different results.

Starting with monochrome, cutting techniques and approaches to simplifying imagery. From there, start working in colour using the reduction and jigsaw printing techniques to explore different ways of working to develop your own style.

This Summer School course runs from Monday-Thursday

This Summer School course also comes with FREE associate membership of Edinburgh Printmakers until December 2019



Time: Monday - Thursday 10.15am - 5pm

Class size: 6

Materials: Included

Tutor: Anupa Gardner

Course Level: 2 star, Introduction

To book a place on one of our courses, payment must be made in full. We recommend booking online to guarantee a place.

If you have an enquiry please email your enquiry here please phone 0131 557 2479 to pay by card or in person at Edinburgh Printmakers, Tuesday-Saturday 10am-6pm.

More about the course

About the course:

The course will cover:

  • Cutting techniques and methods
  • Approaches to reduction printing
  • Tools for cutting lino, vinyl and woodblocks
  • Cutting techniques on lino blocks
  • Printing lino cuts with a roller and hydraulic press
  • Registration techniques for reduction printing and multi block printing
  • Working with jigsaw cut prints and monotype approaches to relief printing