Woodcut prints – exploring the process with Rod Nelson

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Experiment with this ancient art form as you explore woodcut printing techniques. Use a variety of woods and papers, experiment with cutting techniques and print with presses or by hand. You will leave with the skills to create satisfying prints at home.


Rod Nelson

Rod is a self-taught woodblock printmaker and has exhibited work in the UK, Germany and China. His mastery of technical skills has developed from many years working as a professional woodworker. He is co-author (with Merlyn Chesterman) of the book 'Making Woodblock Prints' and has enjoyed teaching for many years at West Dean and elsewhere.


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