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DCUL 1805A - Printmaking

Type d'enseignement : Workshop

Semester : Autumn and Spring 2017-2018

Number of hours : 24

Language of tuition : English



Course Description

From Gutenberg to serigraphy: a practical and fun approach of typographical printing, wood blocks, metal types, serigraphy. The three months certificate course allows students to explore various printmaking techniques such as woodcuts, serigraphy, photocopy and monotype. The workshop favours an experimental approach of the various matrixes (wood, metal, screens) and media (inks). In this introductory process, students will also experiment with different transfer surfaces, such as paper or textiles (tee-shirts). The ESADHaR(le Havre) printmaking studio is equipped with one large format etching (surface 110X120CM) 2 small etching presses (50X70cm) silk screen and worktables


OWENS, Yann (Professor - ESADHAR -School of Arts)

Pedagogical format

The class will start with a general introduction after which students will conduct their own experiments and receive individual attention and advice depending on the proficiency level displayed.

Course validation

Credits will be awarded to students depending on their degree of production and participation to the course