The Newcastle Printmakers Workshop in Adamstown are currently running weekly morning and evening classes each week, one and two day workshops available throughout the year.


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image courtesy of vale zakarauskas

Wednesday Morning Classes 2019
5 week courses during school term time.

Dates: TO BE ADVISED.
Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm
Cost: $222.64 Members | $238.46 Non Members
Enquiries: Contact Megan Lewis - meglew@yahoo.com
Venue: Newcastle Printmakers Workshop, 27 Popran Road Adamstown NSW.


 Image courtesy of MEGAN LEWIS

Image courtesy of MEGAN LEWIS

Contemporary Printmaking Thursday Group:
Beginners & Beyond

Thursday Day Classes during school term time
Tutor: Megan Lewis

Dates: TO BE ADVISED
Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm
Cost: $222.64 Members | $238.46 Non Members
Enquiries: Contact Megan Lewis - meglew@yahoo.com
Venue: Newcastle Printmakers Workshop, 27 Popran Road Adamstown NSW.

BOOKINGS: Dates TBA

This hands on course is ideal for beginners, creatives wanting some fresh ideas or past printmakers keen to get back into this exciting media.

The small group size and collaborative atmosphere make this an enjoyable class with many participants choosing to return course after course. For your first class bring along a pencil (2B is a good one), a pen, a drawing/ideas book, your favorite t-bag, mug and snack. Wear old clothes and covered shoes. It is estimated you will spend between $2 and $5 each week, depending on the technique, size and number of prints you make.

ABOUT THE TUTOR
Megan Lewis is a passionate printmaker with over 20 years experince in Adult Education. The use of safer, alternative materials and methods has influenced Megan's art practice and teaching. Since graduating from the University of Newcastle in 1990 with a major in Printmaking Megan has continued to make and exhibit prints, attend and teach workshops and be an active member of Newcastle Printmakers Workshop.


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image courtesy of megan lewis

Printmaking for Beginners and Beyond: Wednesday Night Group
Wednesday Evening Classes during term time
Tutor: Megan Lewis

Dates: 17 Oct to 14 Nov 2018
Time: 6.00pm - 9.00pm
Cost: $222.64 Members | $238.46 Non Members
Enquiries: Contact Megan Lewis meglew@yahoo.com
Venue: Newcastle Printmakers Workshop, 27 Popran Road Adamstown NSW.

BOOKINGS: Dates TBA

This 5 week course is perfect for beginners or the more experienced printmaker wanting to get back into this exciting media. In this hands on workshop you will make learn to make prints using a variety of techniques including monoprints, drypoint, lino block, collagraph, chine colle, and stencilling. Participants will be encouraged to experiment with combining different methods. Etching on aluminium can also be introduced depending on the interests of the group.

The small class size and relaxed atmosphere make for an enjoyable evening with a number of participants choosing to return. First week bring along a pencil( 2B is a good allrounder), pen, drawing/ideas book, favorite t-bag, mug and snack. Wear old clothes and covered shoes. Any blank-paged book will do, and it doesn't have to be new. Estimated materials for each week is $5 depending on the technique, size and number of prints you make.

ABOUT THE TUTOR
Megan Lewis is a passionate printmaker with over 20 years teaching at TAFE in Fine Art and Design and Newcastle Printmakers Workshop. Using safer alternative materials and techniques has been of particular interest to Megan in her art making and teaching.