Photogravure: An Early Photographic Printing Process With A Modern Twist

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Date: 17 July - 21 July 2017
Venue: Bower Ashton Studios, UWE
Time: 9:30 - 16:30


This five day course will introduce course delegates to all the key aspects of the process including:
· Calibrating polymer plate exposure
· Producing the digital transparency
· Exposing, washing out and hardening the polymer plate
· Preparing the paper, inking the polymer plate and pulling the print
· Drying and protecting the print

Make your own gravure prints

Delegates will be able to make gravure prints from at least three of their own photographic images, from film negatives, photographic prints or digital files. This course is suitable for beginners and no prior experience of intaglio printing or Photoshop (a computer program for editing digital images) is required.

The course fee includes catering and all materials are provided.

How to attend

In order to attend you must purchase via UWE Online Store.

Cost: £750 Full Price or £650 Concessionary Price
Contact: Peter Moseley
Telephone: +44 (0)117 32 85864
E-mail: cfprinfo@uwe.ac.uk

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