Evelyn Polk

Freelance artist

Printmaking Classes

I run a variety of printmaking classes from my studio in Bury St Edmunds.

Bury St Edmunds is a well equipped studio for printmaking and art and I provide friendly classes for beginners and artists alike.

Printmaking Classes include: Etching, Soft Ground Etching, Drypoint, Lino, Mono and Collagraph.

The studio is also available for hire on an hourly basis to those who have taken a class or are already an experienced printmaker.

Please contact me for availability of the classes or for more infromation using the contact form on the home page or email directly [email protected]

Mono Printing

Mono printing classes

This workshop takes you through three types of mono printing which allows you draw directly onto an inked surface.  Draw images pressing through paper. Make beautiful abstract patterns using stencils.  
Friday and Saturday classes 10am-4pm

Lino Printing

Lino Printing classes

These classes takes you through a reduction lino printing method which will enable you to create stunning multiple coloured prints.
Fridays and Saturdays  10am - 4pm  one day class


Etching classes

Etching classes are a very versatile and great way of exploring the potential of a printmaking method. Where an images is etched onto a metal plate using an etching solution which enables you to create a wonderful, rich print and explore this technique by printing on a range of different papers.
Fridays and Saturdays one day class   10am - 4pm  


Collagraph printing class

Collagraph printing is a form of intaglio printmaking made by creating a textured plate, inking up and then printing onto paper to achieve some surprising effects.
Friday and Saturdays  two day course 10am - 12.30pm

Introduction to printmaking course

Mono, lino and drypoint printing techniques 

This course gives you a taster of a variety of printmaking techniques. Designed to give you an idea of what each technique involves giving you the skills to further pursue printmaking and to give you a foundation to progress onto some more advanced techniques.
Thursday mornings 10am - 12.30 or Thursday evenings 6-8pm
£80.00 for the course