Life Drawing to Monotype Workshop – Looking at Degas Monotypes and the Figure

Posted by on Jan 5, 2019 in General news, Lead Item | Comments Off on Life Drawing to Monotype Workshop – Looking at Degas Monotypes and the Figure

Dates:  Sun 17th March & Sun 24th March

Time/Length: 10am – 2pm

Cost: $180 per session or $350 both sessions

Materials:  all materials included

Tutor : Artist Emmy Mavroidis

All skill levels accepted

8 places available 

This life drawing workshops introduces the participants to monotype techniques. During both sessions there will be a life model present which will further heighten the value and experience of this direct and painterly form of printing. 

We will examine examples of Edgar Degas monotypes of the figure. 

“His fierce experimentation is particularly evident in his extraordinary and rarely seen monotypes” (Degas – A Strange New Beauty’)

Participants will learn about:

  • plate preparation
  • types of papers
  • Direct drawing
  • gestural mark making techniques
  • tonal mark making techniques
  • stencils /shape
  • Each participant will produce their own series of unique prints during the life drawing session.

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