Japanese Woodblock Printmaking in Colour

Subject: Printmaking
Dates: 6 February 2019 - 27 March 2019
Time: 18:30 - 20:30
Location: The Prince's Foundation School of Traditional Arts
Tutor: Hiroko Imada
Full price
£ 350

Learn how to create a colour woodblock print. You will be taught techniques specifically for multi-colour printing such as using registration marks or kento. If you have previously attended the colour woodblock printmaking course at the School, you can progress to learn more advanced print effects such gradation, blind embossing and more.

By the end of the course, you will understand key principles of colour printing and be able to produce prints independently.

What should I bring?

All materials will be provided on this course.

Who is this course for?

We require that you have either attended the black and white Japanese woodblock printing course at the School or elsewhere.

What days do I attend?

This course will be held on 8 consecutive Wednesday evenings.

Do you offer concessions?

Yes, we offer concessions for full time students and OAPs.

To receive a concession, please apply via our online form.

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What if I need to cancel or change my booking?

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Tutor biography

Hiroko Imada

Born in Tokyo, Hiroko Imada studied at the Tokyo Zokei University and later at the Slade School of Fine Art (University College London). Her degree show in 1992 caught the attention of The Times art critic David Cohen, who described her work as ‘heralding an impressive new talent’. In 1992, Imada was awarded the British Council Fellowship for her achievements at the Slade. She is now based in London.

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