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Drypoint - Monday Workshop with Barbie Kjar



On the second Monday of the month. learn or refresh a different printmaking technique with highly acclaimed and experienced printmaker (technician and artist) Barbie Kjar.

“Barbie Kjar is a talented teacher as well as superb artist, and her generosity, professionalism and sense of fun always makes working with her a totally inspiring experience.”

12 August – Drypoint

Learn how to achieve the ultimate rich black line using the simple but effective drypoint mark on an acetate plate.  Apart from the ink, no chemicals are needed to create the printed mark.  Dry point is the most direct form of intaglio printing, where a sharp point is used to scratch a mark directly into a metal, perspex or (in our case) acetate plate.  

$200 per one-day printmaking workshop (full day’s tuition) with Barbie Kjar. 10am - 4pm Materials partly supplied, and includes Studio Access fee.

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Workshop payment will secure your enrolment. An invoice will be sent out with your enrolment acknowledgment.

A course fee refund will be given if:

  1. A class in which you are enrolled is cancelled, or

  2. Notice of your withdrawal from a class is given at least three weeks in advance

Please note:

On CODE RED days The Baldessin Press and Studio will be closed and no classes or activities will run.
On TOTAL FIRE BAN days The Baldessin Press and Studio will normally remain open, and staff will monitor official advice and weather. If weather escalates staff will consider cancelling activities. Any decision to cancel any workshops during the course of Total Fire Ban days will be made as a result of a notice from CFA of a “Watch and Act” or “Emergency Warning” affecting that area.
Please note that The Baldessin Press and Studio are NOT designated Safer Places, or Places of Last Resort