Grain Studio


Listed below are all of my upcoming workshops. I aim to run one, one day workshop a month for up to 4 people at a time. If there isn’t a date you can attend below please get in touch. I also offer private tuition and group bookings.


Listed below are all of our upcoming workshops.

If there isn’t a date you can attend please get in touch.

We also offer bespoke tuition and group bookings.


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Chine-collé and colour printing 2 day workshop

  • Grain Studio Calf House studios Bishop Burton Uk (map)

Friday 29th March and Friday 5th April.

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Chine-collé is a beautiful technique that allows you to add colour to your prints, by adhering delicate papers such as Japanese paper to your printing paper before running your image through the press .

In this 2 day workshop you will learn how to use Chine-collé and coloured ink to produce a 2 layer stone lithograph.

We will cover all of the basics of lithography including;

  • Stone graining

  • Drawing materials and methods

  • Stone etching and processing

  • Printing and registration

  • Chine-collé preperation and printing.

  • Ink mixing

  • Setting up the press

  • Printing

  • clearing up

    The class is suitable for beginners and those who want to refresh their skills. It is also a great follow on for any printmaker who has tried lithography before and wants to practice new techniques.

    All materials included.

    Homemade cake, tea, coffee, & squash are on offer throughout the class.

Class size: 3

What to bring?

  • Any imagery that you would like to work from. Sketches or photographs of things or places that interest you are a good starting point. 

  •  I will have aprons to protect your clothing. I do however recommend that you wear old clothes, as we will be using oil based inks and if they come into contact with clothes can be difficult to remove. 

  • A packed lunch

To view our cancelation policy click here.

Earlier Event: March 28
Taster Print Evening
Later Event: April 2
Stone Lithography 6 week course