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Japanese Woodblock Course - 3 Weeks

Learn the basics of traditional Japanese woodblock printmaking!

  • Starts 21 Oct
  • 300 Australian dollars
  • Darwin Languages Centre. 1 Nemarluk Drive, Ludmilla NT 0820

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Course Outline

In this 3-day beginners’ short course participants will be introduced to the fascinating technique of traditional Japanese woodblock printmaking. The class will include: • A brief introduction to the culture of Japanese prints and the technique of woodblock printing, as well as contemporary mokuhanga. • Presentation of traditional tools and demonstration of how to use them. • Carving your own woodblocks using Japanese shina, including the traditional registration method. • Learning how to print, including blending and printing your own multi-coloured image on Japanese paper by hand. • Experimenting printing with different types of washi (Japanese paper). Bring a sketch or digital printout for some image ideas or feel inspired on the day. This course is ideal for beginners as well as those who have learnt some basic techniques and are looking to refresh and hone their skills some more. About Jacqueline Jacqueline Gribbin is a practising artist and printmaker. She spent 11 years in Japan where she trained as a Printer. She has taught mokuhanga classes in Cambodia, Thailand, Singapore and Australia. For seniors discount of 10% use coupon code SENIOR at checkout – ID will be checked at class register. Have you missed out on enrolling in this course? Just send us an email and we might be able to help you!


Cancellation Policy

CANCELLATION AND REFUNDS Please choose carefully as course fees will not be refunded to participants who are unable to attend the course due to changes in personal circumstances or work commitments. Course fees will not be refunded once confirmation and/or commencement of the course has occurred. ​In the event of a serious illness, you may request to transfer to the following term. A full refund of course fees will be paid if the advertised course does not proceed. Participants will be advised if a class does not have the minimum number of students to commence.

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