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	Image: Seraphina Martin Enchantment of the magnolia flower (detail)

Solar plate etching

Workshop with Serephina Martin

Enjoy a fun and creative weekend with master printmaker Seraphina Martin.

In this hands-on two-day workshop, Seraphina will teach you simple techniques used in solar plate etching. Using UV rays from the sun, solar plate etching is a quick, simple and non-toxic printmaking technique.

You will create an image using drawings, photographs or collage, then photocopy your final composition onto acetate film. This print will be exposed onto a photosensitive photo-polymer plate, ready for printing on the etching press. Viscosity inks on rollers will allow for some exquisite colour variations towards a stunning print portfolio.

All materials supplied, but enquire when booking for other requirements.

Image: Seraphina Martin Enchantment of the magnolia flower (detail)

Wednesday 3 September 2014, 6pm
Saturday 6 & Sunday 7 September 2014, 10.30am - 4pm

$220 member
$260 non-member
Price includes two-day workshop plus tour and all materials

Bookings and enquiries: 02 9225 1878


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Three full working days (Mon–Fri) notice is required to qualify for a refund. All refunds attract an administration charge of 25% of the ticket price(s) with a minimum charge of $5. Not negotiable.

Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)

Optional tour of study room

Join Seraphina in the Gallery’s study room to examine and discuss examples of prints from the Gallery’s collection. It’s a great opportunity to view works rarely on display.


Wednesday 3 September 2014 6pm – 7pm



Saturday 6 September 2014 10:30am – 4pm

Sunday 7 September 2014 10:30am – 4pm