Black Church Print Studio Members exhibition

The Gallery at Green Acres

19 May - 2 August 2018


Resist, Acid and Proof - the making of the fine art print

Print demonstration and talk by Debora Ando


Date: Wednesday, 1 August at 7.30pm

(Duration: 2 hrs approx)

Venue: The Gallery at Greenacres

Entrance: Free, open to the public. Please register your attendance with Greenacres.

Debora Ando, a practising printmaker from Black Church Print Studio will introduce the fundamentals of the intaglio printing process including drypoint, various intaglio processes including hardground, softground, aquatint, sugar lift, chine colle, carborundum and surface roll-ups. The transfer of drawings to the plate and registration methods will be explained. A demonstration of inking up and printing plates using a small portable press will be carried out. You will also have a chance to pull a print!


The talk will also refer to the Black Church Print Studio exhibition, IN:PRINT which is currently on show in the Gallery. Participants will gain a more in-depth understanding of the variety of techniques and processes that make up the complexities of printing.


The talk will conclude with Q & A session.


Kindly supported by Wexford County Council and Greenacres, Wexford.

Greenacres, Selskar, Wexford
053 91 22975