Workshops and Open Sessions

Please see the page titled “Printbank Mackay 2018 Calendar” for dates for all the workshops available this year.
NEXT PRINTBANK WORKSHOP – SUNDAY 14 October
Upstairs at the Old Town Hall, SYDNEY STREET, MACKAY
Time: arrive 9:30 am … Starts 10am sharp. Finish by 2pm.
Printmaking with Intaglio using Mylar plates with Nichole Zahra.
Cost: $10 for members or $15 for non-members.
Materials to bring:
* mylar (clear plastic – available from Milton Art Supplies or online) approx 10cm X 15cm is a good size to start with
* tools for scratching into mylar – same as etching into other plates like copper
* image design, photograph or sketch ready to scratch into the plate
* printmaking papers and papers for ‘proofing’
* apron, closed in footwear, gloves, baby wipes (for clean up)
* inks if you have them and want to use special colours etc.
Please RSVP and pay by direct deposit by 7th October to secure your place. Limited to 10 participants. If fewer than 6 participants express interest the workshop will be cancelled or post-poned to a future date.
Info on HOW TO PAY or HOW TO BECOME A MEMBER is on the Overview page.

Questions? Contact printbankmackay@gmail.com OR Nichole on 0417774828.

We look forward to seeing you all there.

Click here for Pop up Studio / Open Studio info
One day and evening/month (max. 4 people)
Cost $20.00  Contact printbankmackay@gmail.com for more info

Bring your own materials!!!

Materials list for Pop up / Open Studio:
Closed in shoes
Protection for clothes
If you have a favorite ink, Tarletan, rubber Gloves, rags for cleaning
Plate and paper bigger than the plate
Notebook
Printbank provides the following supplies (for a small fee)
Tarlatan
Inks, spatula
Brayer
Vegetable Oil
Water tray, towel (for drying papers)