All day printmaking workshop

Regular printmaking workshops take place at Prospect Studios in Waterfoot. suitable for both beginners or artists with some printmaking experience covering such techniques as

  • Dry Point.
  • Etching and Aquatint.
  • Relief Printing.
  • Collograph.
  • Monoprinting.
  • Dates for 2020-2021


Workshops are up and running with limited numbers until further notice due to Coronavirus restrictions. Numbers will be limited to 4 and artists are welcome to bring their own creative groups to the studio. Each artist will have their own table space to work at, socially distanced from the group.Other dates can be arranged but do contact me via email: or 07757186327. Flexibility is the new normal!

Saturday  October 24th

November dates

Saturday 7th        Sunday 8th

Saturday  14th    Sunday 15th

Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd ( collograph weekend )

Cost £110 for weekend including materials.

December dates

Saturday 5th         Sunday 6th

Saturday 12th       Sunday 13th

Monday and Tuesdays will continue up until the 22nd December  6pm-8.30 pm. Cost £15 plus materials.  To book contact me, via email.

Many thanks for your co-operation.

Once the situation eases , hopefully very soon. Pre -covid arrangements will apply.

For any groups able to gather 6 artists together, I can run a bespoke class , occasional days can be arranged during week. I also offer an editioning service should artists not wish to print their own plates, price on request. Also off site classes can be arranged for art groups, making full use of water based inks and a portable print which can print up to A4.

  • Artists can attend one day or two.
  • Also if artists wish to take part in the 20 20 exchange in need to know by end of July. Best wishes Alan
  • Specialist courses organised for schools, art groups etc.
  • Classes take place from 10.00am to
  • Classes can be arranged for children by arrangement
  • Small GCSE groups can be catered for
  • Dates liable to change dependent on numbers.
  • Cost £40 per day plus plates and Fabriano paper ( if needed )
  • Tea and coffee can be provided.
  • additional dates to be arranged, email for details.
  • Leaflet with details available on request.
  • Free parking by studio.
  • Bus X43 from Manchester and Burnley, 464 from Rochdale, Accrington.
  • Alan has been CRB approved for over 15 years.
  • Class numbers limited to 7.
  • Class members regularly exhibit, are selected for competiions and sell their work.
  • Art groups and art societies catered for.
  • Collograph weekend, large drypoint classes and extra workshops tba.
  • Teacher training days can be arranged on or off site.
  • Alan has organised birthday parties on and off site.
  • Alan has run print sessions for hen party groups in the Whitworth.
  • Contact Alan if you have an idea, he will listen to most session plans.