InkMasters Cairns presents the up-coming print workshops for October and November 2021
in 3 sessions
with Master Printer Theo Tremblay Sat 23, Sun 24, Sat 30 October 2021.
Create a small edition of stone lithographs inspired by the lovely gardens just across the street from InkMasters – reproduce your favourite life drawing sketches, illustrate a favourite plant, or create a landscape in the genre of Monet’s lily pond. You are invited to draw, paint, scratch and spatter on the very limestone that German inventor Alois Senefelder explored, and that artists have been exploiting as a creative print medium for over two centuries.
Suitable for beginners or people with some printmaking experience, 14 years and over. Members $400
Non-Members $445 – includes 2022 membership
Theo Tremblay has had a broad range of printmaking experience and has taught in art schools in Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra and Cairns over 40 years and conducts printmaking workshops throughout Cape York and the Torres Strait Islands.
2-Day Basic Screen-printing Workshop
with Master Printer Theo Tremblay
Sat 20, Sun 21 November 2021.
An intensive weekend workshop in which you will make screen-prints using the photo-emulsion technique. Students will prepare a screen from their own original design and ‘burn’ it onto screen then print onto paper, fabric or t-shirts provided by the student.
You will produce a small run of screen-prints on paper, length of fabric or t-shirts. Suitable for beginners or people with some basic printmaking experience. Members $260
Non-Members $305 – includes 2022 membership
Introduction to Etching
With Hannah Parker
Sat 27, Sun 28 November 2021
Introduction to Etching aluminium with copper sulphate etchant with Hannah Parker – Weekend workshop
Learn etching techniques using aluminium plates etched with copper sulphate and salt. Print a small edition of prints on high quality paper.
Suitable for beginners or artists with some printmaking experience wanting to learn safer etching techniques. Materials provided. Members $270
Non-Members $315 – includes 2022 membership