Course details

Year of entry

2024, 2025


9 weeks

Institution Code




Why choose? this course?

This evening class offers an affordable and enjoyable introduction to some of the principal techniques of studio printmaking.

Key course features

  • Class sizes are small to allow good access to staff and facilities.
  • After a demonstration of a printing technique and an induction to safe handling of materials and equipment, you will be encouraged to explore your ideas for generating images.
  • This course is suitable for those with little or no experience in printmaking.

What you will study

This course will introduce you to some of the processes of printmaking at the School of Creative Arts, Wrexham University. Participants will learn intaglio and relief printmaking, monoprint, woodcut, collagraph, drypoint and linocut.  You will be guided to produce your own individual design ideas using experimental methods guided by demonstrations of print in practice.

Teaching & Assessment

The portfolio of work accumulated during the short course can be presented for assessment providing 10 HE credits.

Fees & funding


This fee covers attendance and tutorage, including assessment and basic materials. Additional costs may be incurred if participants choose to work with non-standard materials or at high volume or large format. 

Do you live in Wales? We have a number of funding opportunities available, please complete the form below to find out if you are eligible to study this course for free. Apply now via this form

Course dates

If you would like to find out more about future dates for this course, register your interest