Introduction to Etching

Learn how to use the Bluecoat’s 100 year old intaglio press to produce etchings using both soft and hard grounds.


11:00am - 5:00pm


Sat 18 June 2022

Etching is a printmaking technique that uses a chemical reaction to produce indents on a metal plate the indents hold ink that when put through a press with damp paper create a print.

Please note that due to the limited capacity of this event, all tickets are non refundable 28 days prior to the event. Tickets may be transferred to another applicable event at Bluecoat's discretion. This workshop is only available for people 18 and over.

This event takes place indoors. We would encourage all audience members to take appropriate precautions when attending the event. Please consider wearing a mask and testing for COVID-19 ahead of attending the event. Please do not attend the event if you are experiencing any symptoms of illness. A full refund will be provided to anyone unable to attend due to illness or isolation.

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