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EXETER PHOENIX woodblock workshop

  • Exeter Phoenix Exeter Phoenix, Bradninch Place, Gandy Street Exeter EX4 3LS (map)

One Day Workshop

Japanese Woodblock Printing

Learn the basics of this traditional technique to create a beautiful finished woodblock print.

Adrian Holmes will show you the wonderful art of Japanese woodblock printing. Traditional Japanese woodblock printing is a beautiful and meditative print process using watercolours and rice. Green and environmentally friendly, it uses non-toxic materials to create rich organic prints which are beautiful to the eye.

This form of printing requires no printing press and is all done manually giving the artist complete freedom and control. Enjoy this opportunity to learn in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere and create a beautiful finished woodblock print.

Course Tutor: Adrian Holmes

Adrian is a multi disciplinary artist whose primary focus is woodblock printing. He fell in love with the art of printing when living in Japan and began to study this beautiful craft and its various techniques.