Etching Masterclass

This workshop focuses on several etching techniques from basic to advanced.

Next available date

11-18 June, 2023


  • Design techniques: looking at old masters to create effects of shadow and light without using aquatint
  • working with different line depths
  • sugarlift
  • adding tone with aquatint
  • exploring soft ground techniques: crayon-like marks and textures
  • combining monoprinting with etching
  • explore etching
  • texturing with drypoint
  • using silicone fineliner for interesting mark making
  • Alternative ways to photo-etching
  • ink properties: how to use and modify inks
  • using a pasta machine to print miniatures at home
  • fixing problems/mistakes
  • etching by colleen corradi brannigan