HAZELHURST REGIONAL GALLERY AND ARTS CENTRE
Hazelhurst Summer school- low toxicity etching-Tony Armeneiro
To be held at the Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre a 2 day workshop demonstrating and exploring the use of copper sulphate on aluminium plates in etching, this two day workshop will cover the use of the copper sulphate solutions as a safer alternative to the traditional acid used in etching plates. Both line etching and aquatint will be explored.
Tony Armeneiro was the winner of the National 2007 Fremantle Print Award, and was also twice chosen by the Print Council of Australia as their commissioned print artist. A three time finalist in the Dobell Drawing Prize Art Gallery of NSW (2003 06 and 2012) he was represented in 2005 at the Biennale Jogja VIII in Yogyakarta, Indonesia and more recently selected in the
Fee: $263.00 . Includes 2 aluminium etching plates, ink and tarlatan
Date: Wednesday-Thursday 20/21st January 2016
Contact: 8536 5700 for more information
Suitable for intermediate and advanced levels