COOPER GALLERY HANDS ON PRINTMAKING

Coinciding with ‘The Art of Printmaking’ exhibition, theCooperGallery, in collaboration with the West Yorkshire Print Workshop, is running a series of printmaking workshops with something for all abilities. 

Whether experienced artist, keen amateur or someone just wanting to get creative with the kids, we have a programme lined up just for you.

Artist Master Classes

For budding artists, keen enthusiasts and adults wanting to learn a new creative skill, there are some brilliant artist led master classes:

The Art of drypoint and chine colle with Moira McTague, Thursday 26September, 11am to 3pm. This workshop is aimed at practicing artists and keen enthusiasts who would be interested in an introduction to this fascinating printmaking process and technique. To book a place contact The Cooper Gallery,coopergallery@barnsley.gov.uk, 01226 242905, (max 6 places). Cost £10

The Art of mono-printing with Cath Brooke, Thursday,24 October, 11am to 3pm.

This workshop is aimed at practicing artists and keen enthusiasts interested in an opportunity to explore this versatile printmaking process and create original one off prints. To book a place contact The Cooper Gallery,coopergallery@barnsley.gov.uk, 01226 242905, (max 6 places). Cost £10

Free Family ‘drop in’ workshops with Anna Tosney and Karen Stansfield

Make your own prints using different printmaking techniques. Have fun and experience the world of printmaking. Open to all ages and abilities:

  • Saturday, 21 September  – Anna’s ‘mono-printing’ workshop
  • Saturday, 19 October  – Karen’s ‘screen-printing’ workshop
  • Saturday, 2 November  – Karen’s ‘relief printing’ workshop

All family workshops take place 11am to 1pm. These are drop in sessions on a first come first serve basis.

Cost - free of charge.

For more information about the artists running these workshops please visit:

www.moiramctague.co.uk

www.cathbrooke.co.uk

www.annatosney.co.uk

www.kaboodledesign.co.uk

The Cooper Gallery, owned and managed by Barnsley Council, is a vibrant creative art-space in the heart ofBarnsleytown centre. It has a regular programme of contemporary touring exhibitions and exciting events. The Gallery is also home to the Craft Showcase which features crafts and artwork for sale by regional and local artists.