Alan Kitching Masterclass – Wed 25 March
Wednesday 25 March
10.30 – 4pm
£250 including materials, lunch and refreshments
Join Alan Kitching, one of the world’s foremost practitioners of letterpress typographic design and printmaking for this special masterclass, accompanying his exhibition Kitching in Ditchling: The London Series.
This intense one-day course has been designed for beginners from all professional backgrounds to work closely with wood letter & metal type, letterpress materials & printing equipment.
The workshop is typographically driven – you will be introduced to the fundamental procedures of metal typesetting & wood letter composition & through a simple series of exercises: begin to explore the possibilities of letterpress techniques & visual ideas; experiment with ink & understand the basics of printmaking paper.