Workshops & Short Courses

We run workshops and short courses in a range of different printmaking and bookbinding techniques, all taught by tutors with a wealth of experience in printmaking and education.
Our dedicated print workshop space hosts professional equipment, various etching and relief presses and screen printing facilities for course participants to use, along with a range of specialist materials.

Bookbinding

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

On this one day workshop you will learn how to use the tools, materials and techniques to get started in bookbinding. You’ll make books from scratch to take away with you using methods such as pamphlet stitch, concertina books and Japanese stab binding, and you will gain some knowledge to keep making books at home. Bookbinding...

Get Tickets £60.00 4 tickets left

Drypoint Taster Session

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Drypoint etching is a printing process where lines or marks are scratched or inscribed into a surface which is then printed from. It is usually by the intaglio method, where the incisions are filled with ink and printed from, rather than the relief method which prints from the surface. On this taster session you will make...

Get Tickets £40.00 7 tickets left

Natural Dyeing with Plant & Vegetable Dyes

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore plant and vegetable dyes to create colour onto cloth on this one day workshop. Many plants and vegetables can be used to dye natural fabrics. On this one day workshop you will explore a range of natural dyes such as onion skins, turmeric and madder. You will also explore the use of mordants to help...

Get Tickets £60.00 8 tickets left

Explore Printmaking – 5 Week Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

This Explore Printmaking Course will run over 5 sessions on Thursdays 25th April - 23rd May, 6:30-9:00pm. This course will introduce you to some of the processes you can access at Leeds Print Workshop and give you the basic skills to continue using them after the course. The tutor will demonstrate: Monoprinting - using oil based...

Get Tickets £135.00 6 tickets left

Embossing Taster Session

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

This taster session explores embossing techniques to produce subtle images on paper. The process uses no ink but creates raised and textured areas on paper using a range of different found materials. You will discover how to soak and use a range of papers to create embossed pieces using our traditional etching presses in the workshop....

Get Tickets £35.00 8 tickets left

Screen Printing Tees & Totes

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore screen printing onto blank tote bags and t-shirts. This one day workshop will cover; Preparing imagery for screen printing Coating & exposing screens Mixing inks Screen printing methods Heat setting/fixing inks to make them washable You'll come away from the session with some finished products with your own design screen printed onto them and...

Sold Out £60.00

Portraiture: Drawing & Monoprinting

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore drawing and monoprinting techniques to develop portraits on this one day workshop. Learn and develop your skills and confidence in using a range of media such as charcoal, pencil and graphite to create drawn portraits., working from reference images. You will then experiment with monoprinting using a technique in which the inked up plate...

Get Tickets £60.00 8 tickets left

Gelli Printing Taster

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore the exciting process of Gelli printing on this taster session. Printing from gelatine plates is a type of monoprinting which is instant and effective without the need for a press. Using water based inks you will explore a range of different effects from bold colourful textures to more subtle colours and patterns. You will be...

Get Tickets £35.00 7 tickets left

Bookbinding (Intermediate) – 3 Week Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Develop your skills in bookbinding on our 3 week intermediate course. This course will run over 3 sessions on Wednesdays 8th, 15th & 22nd May, 6:30 - 9:00pm. Explore slightly more complex forms of bookbinding, including hardback books. You will also gain ideas for future projects to try at home. You will produce some books...

Get Tickets £85.00 4 tickets left

Lino Printing

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Learn and explore the basics of linocut on this one day workshop. Linocut is a relief printing process. The printing plate can be made from traditional hessian backed flooring lino or a polymer based block. We will use an easy cut lino which is softer and easier to use. You will be shown how to...

Get Tickets £60.00 6 tickets left

Reduction Linocut – 2 Week Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

2 Session Course: Mondays 13th & 20th May - 6:00pm-9:00pm. On this two-session evening course you'll learn how to create a multi-colour lino print. You will develop an edition of lino prints with 2-3 layers of colour using the reduction method of linocut. Your tutor will guide you step by step through the process and you...

Get Tickets £70.00 3 tickets left

Stencil Screen Printing

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore screen printing using paper stencils on this one-day workshop. Get to grips with our fantastic screen printing facilities and learn the basics of screen printing onto paper. You will use paper stencil methods to print multi-layered prints, experimenting with transparent inks to produce interesting layers and outcomes. Handcut stencils allow you to work quickly...

Get Tickets £60.00 6 tickets left

Cyanotypes

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore the beautiful photographic process of cyanotype to create your own cyan-blue prints. You will learn how to produce a set of cyanotypes where thin objects or acetates are placed directly onto specially-coated paper and then exposed to UV light. When these objects are removed and the paper is washed with water a blue image remains....

Get Tickets £60.00 6 tickets left

Collograph & Monoprint

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Join us for a fun and interesting workshop exploring collograph and monoprinting techniques to create your own unique series of prints onto paper. You'll learn how to use our specialist equipment, etching presses and oil based inks. These collograph techniques will focus on creating a printing plate using various textures and you'll use stencils to...

Get Tickets £60.00 8 tickets left

Mono-Screen Printing

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

A fun and expressive approach to screen printing for any experience level. Mono screen printing involves applying or painting colour directly onto an open screen in order to create unique prints. You will experiment with the application of paint and pastels exploring how different effects can be achieved. You will work in a spontaneous manner,...

Get Tickets £60.00 6 tickets left

Woodcut Relief Printing

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Spend a day learning how to use specialist woodcutting tools to carve your own design into high-quality plywood to print from. You'll learn how to use oil based inks and use Leeds Print Workshop’s traditional relief printing presses, as well as other printing methods including hand burnishing. This is a great introduction to woodcut techniques....

Get Tickets £65.00 7 tickets left

Introduction to Screen Printing – 5 Week Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore the exciting process of screen printing onto paper on this 5-session introductory course, which will run on Tuesdays 4th June - 2nd July 6:00 - 8:30pm. You'll learn the process of screen printing onto paper and develop your confidence as an independent screen printer. You will learn how to register and layer your designs,...

Get Tickets £140.00 5 tickets left

The Portrait – 5 Week Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore a range of exciting portrait processes on this five-week course running over 5 Wednesdays 5th June - 3rd July 10:00am-12:30pm. During the course you will explore and be guided through a variety of techniques for representing the portrait including drawing, monoprint and painting. You'll explore chiaroscuro in both drawing and monoprinting, will add decorative...

Get Tickets £135.00 8 tickets left

Introduction to Letterpress – 5 Week Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Join our 5 week Introduction to Letterpress Course running on Wednesdays 5th June - 3rd July 6:30 - 9:00pm. Throughout this short course you'll learn and explore the process of letterpress using both metal and wood type. Your tutor will begin by demonstrating how to set type, what all of our letterpress equipment does, and...

Get Tickets £135.00 8 tickets left

Monoprint Taster Session

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Learn and explore the basics of monoprinting on this evening taster session. Monoprinting uses a plate and stencil process and multiple layers of oil-based ink to make unique prints. This process is a great first introduction into printmaking – you’ll learn about inks and paper, and use our fantastic range of etching presses and equipment in...

Get Tickets £40.00 7 tickets left

Textile Screen Printing – 2 Day Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Saturdays 8th & 15th June, 10:30am-4pm both days. On this 2 day textile screen printing course you will learn how to screen print using blank screens and paper stencils as well as how to coat and expose screens using the photo emulsion method. You will explore colour using textile pigment inks and learn how to...

Get Tickets £125.00 5 tickets left

Collograph Taster Session

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore the collograph printmaking technique on this taster session. This workshop will introduce you to a version of collographwhich uses relief inking methods to produce prints using our fantastic range etching presses and equipment in the print workshop. You’ll use oil based inks, stencils, collage and textures to create an exciting series of prints. This...

Get Tickets £40.00 8 tickets left

Explore Printmaking – 5 Week Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

This Explore Printmaking Course will run over 5 sessions on Mondays 17th June - 15th July 6:30-9:00pm. This course will introduce you to some of the processes you can access at Leeds Print Workshop and give you the basic skills to continue using them after the course. The tutor will demonstrate: Monoprinting – using oil based...

Get Tickets £135.00 7 tickets left

Linocut Taster Session

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Join us for a taster session exploring linocut relief printing techniques and print a range of your own greeting cards, or designs onto paper. Your tutor will guide you through designing an image for linocut. You will be shown how to carve the lino block, apply the inks, and print it – both with our...

Get Tickets £40.00 6 tickets left

Colour Study in Printmaking – 5 Week Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore colour through informative seminars, guided experiments and practical printmaking projects led by artist Ellen Burroughs. Over 5 Thursday evenings 6:00-8:30pm 20th June - 18th July, you'll gain insight and contribute to conversation around the scientific, historical and cultural context of colour, with particular focus on certain colours. Referencing folklore, bizarre facts and psychological colour...

Get Tickets £160.00 8 tickets left

Screen Printing Tees & Totes

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore screen printing onto blank tote bags and t-shirts. This one day workshop will cover; Preparing imagery for screen printing, Coating & exposing screens, Mixing inks, Screen printing methods, Heat setting/fixing inks to make them washable, You’ll come away from the session with some finished products with your own design screen printed onto them and...

Get Tickets £60.00 6 tickets left

Jigsaw Linocut

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Printing a linocut jigsaw style is an easy way to print a design in multiple colours. You cut the lino block into pieces, ink them up separately, then put the lino block back together to print. Your tutor will guide you through designing an image for the jigsaw printing method. You will also be shown...

Get Tickets £60.00 4 tickets left

Paper Screen Printing – 2 Day Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

This two day course will run on Saturdays 13th & 20th July 10:30am-4:00pm. The course will teach you the fundamentals of screen printing onto paper, introduce you to the equipment and develop your confidence as an independent screen printer. You will learn how to register and layer your designs, and print with multiple colours. By...

Get Tickets £125.00 7 tickets left

Procreate Basics for Portraiture

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore the exciting possibilities of using Procreate software for iPad to create drawings and portraits. This is an introductory session in which you will be guided through the basic use of tools and brushes on the software. With these skills you will then be able to create your own portrait. What experience do I need?...

Get Tickets £25.00 7 tickets left

Gelli Printing Taster Session

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore the exciting process of Gelli printing on this taster session. Printing from gelatine plates is a type of monoprinting which is instant and effective without the need for a press. Using water based inks you will explore a range of different effects from bold colourful textures to more subtle colours and patterns. You will be...

Get Tickets £35.00 7 tickets left

Explore Printmaking – 5 Week Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

This Explore Printmaking Course will run over 5 sessions on Thursdays 1st - 29th August, 6:30-9:00pm. This course will introduce you to some of the processes you can access at Leeds Print Workshop and give you the basic skills to continue using them after the course. The tutor will demonstrate: Monoprinting – using oil based relief...

Get Tickets £135.00 8 tickets left

Etching with Copper Sulphate

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

On this one day workshop you will explore the basics of etching metal printing plates such as zinc and aluminium using hard wax grounds and copper sulphate solution. Etching is an intaglio printmaking process where etched lines or grooves are created on a metal surface which are then inked up and printed from using an...

Get Tickets £70.00 5 tickets left

Cyanotypes

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore the beautiful photographic process of cyanotype to create your own cyan-blue prints. You will learn how to produce a set of cyanotypes where thin objects or acetates are placed directly onto specially-coated paper and then exposed to UV light. When these objects are removed and the paper is washed with water a blue image remains....

Get Tickets £60.00 8 tickets left

Lino Printing on Fabric

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Create your own relief printing stamp to print a design or surface pattern onto fabric. You will learn how to carve a lino block using cutting tools, how to use relief inks and how to develop and print imagery onto textiles. The focus is to teach you some basic lino cutting skills and produce some printed...

Get Tickets £60.00 8 tickets left

Textile Screen Printing – 2 Day Course

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Mondays 12th & 19th August, 10:30am-4:00pm both days. On this 2 day textile screen printing course you will learn how to screen print using blank screens and paper stencils as well as how to coat and expose screens using the photo emulsion method. You will explore colour using textile pigment inks and learn how to...

Get Tickets £125.00 7 tickets left

Mono-Screen Printing

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

A fun and expressive approach to screen printing for any experience level. Mono screen printing involves applying or painting colour directly onto an open screen in order to create unique prints. You will experiment with the application of paint and pastels exploring how different effects can be achieved. You will work in a spontaneous manner,...

Get Tickets £60.00 6 tickets left

Woodcut Relief Printing

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Spend a day learning how to use specialist woodcutting tools to carve your own design into high-quality plywood to print from. You’ll learn how to use oil based inks and use Leeds Print Workshop’s traditional relief printing presses, as well as other printing methods including hand burnishing. This is a great introduction to woodcut techniques....

Get Tickets £65.00 8 tickets left

Collograph & Monoprint

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Join us for a fun and interesting workshop exploring collograph and monoprinting techniques to create your own unique series of prints onto paper. You’ll learn how to use our specialist equipment, etching presses and oil based inks. These collograph techniques will focus on creating a printing plate using various textures and you’ll use stencils to...

Get Tickets £60.00 8 tickets left

Screen Printing Tees & Totes

Leeds Print Workshop Patrick Studios, St Mary's Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire

Explore screen printing onto blank tote bags and t-shirts. This one day workshop will cover; Preparing imagery for screen printing, Coating & exposing screens, Mixing inks, Screen printing methods, Heat setting/fixing inks to make them washable, You’ll come away from the session with some finished products with your own design screen printed onto them and...

Get Tickets £60.00 8 tickets left