Union St Printmakers
Simone Tippett started casual printmaking classes at Union St Studios in 2009. She is passionate about anything printmaking… And has a longstanding love of watery surfaces and the colour blue. She is the SA contact for Enjay Presses and on the Boards of Guildhouse and the Print Council of Australia.
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Casual Saturday Classes
Low-toxic intaglio processes - drypoint, monoprinting, etching, chine colle, collagraphs and photopolymer
Relief processes - woodcuts, lino printing, engraving, collagraphs and photopolymer

Most Saturdays
10am-1pm - intaglio processes $30
1.30pm-4.30pm - relief processes $30

The casual printmaking classes are small, 6-8 students, which is ideal for beginners or experimenting with different techniques. Everyone has different levels of skill so it’s no matter whether you are a beginner or more experienced.

Screenprinting Intensives
Due to popular demand, Simone runs full-day intensives in screenprinting & stencilling – everything you need to know to set up a basic screenprinting station at home. The intensives are restricted to 2-3 students in order to cover a lot of ground. Cost: $130 workshop & $30 materials fee. Bookings in advance.

Most Tuesdays - 10am-5pm - by prior arrangement

Other Intensives

Simone also runs Tuesday intensives in other processes according to demand...letterpress, lino printing , t-shirt printing, chine collie, etching, etc. Class sizes are always restricted to 2-3 students. Workshop costs vary according to technique. For further information email Simone.

Casual Evening Classes

Evenings on demand - 6-9pm - all processes.
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If you would like more information, or if you would like to join one of our classes, please contact Simone by text or email. It would be lovely to have you in our group ☺

Please note: Attendance at all classes – casual classes and intensives – is always by prior arrangement.

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Each weekend for the next month, a lovely selection of printmakers' plates can be seen on the walls of Mrs Harris' Shop in Torrensville. A rare opportunity to see how prints are made. Compare the prints on the table with the plates on the wall...

Showing: Until 2 November 2014
Venue: Mrs Harris’ Shop, 36 Jervois Street, Torrensville SA 5031
Exhibition hours: Saturdays & Sundays 11am-3pm (or by appointment 0452 114 113)

Participating artists: Anna Austin, Damian Wood, Geoff Gibbons, Guadalupe Cincunegui, Jacob Stobie, Joshua William Searson, Julia Wakefield, Kate Simpson, Liz Butler, Lorelei Medcalf, Michael James Rowland, Nick Falkner, Nina Frigault, Petra Nisi, Sarah Marshall, Sarah Thame, Simone Tippett, Stani Ovtcharova, Vicki Reynolds, Wendy Wright.

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Simone Tippett

Renate Nisi

Renate Nisi started Union St Studios in 2006. She runs regular weekly classes in drawing, painting and sculpture. Click here to find out more about Renate’s classes or to get in touch with her. Renate is a sculptor, drawer and painter.

Union St Studios
2 Union St, Stepney, South Australia

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