Woodcut Printmaking by Anjali Goel
Woodcut is among the oldest printmaking techniques and continues to be a strong graphic tradition today. This workshop will introduce you to the tools and methods needed to allow you to carve and print from your own relief woodblocks.
You will explore carving techniques to obtain a range of texture, depth, and dramatic contrast to create strong visual statements in your artwork. We will also study examples of woodcuts throughout history, allowing you to see the different possibilities of this expression.
What will you learn:
To carve woodblocks safely using different techniques of mark making
To print your woodblocks by hand
To know the reasons for choosing wood and paper and the outcomes to expect
Gain a brief understanding of the history of the development of the woodcut
Newsprint for drawing and proofing*
Drawing materials: pencils, Sharpie markers, erasers*
Carving tools, chisels (only for use)
Sheets for printingNo prior knowledge required
The Zwende Space
2140, HAL 2nd Stage, 16th B Main Rd, 1st B Cross Rd, HAL 2nd Stage, Indiranagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560008GET DIRECTIONS