Culture Schools Projects



Two main techniques were used during the workshops and to produce the art pieces - drypoint and chine-collé. Find out more about each process below.

Drypoint technique label

Drypoint printing belongs to the intaglio family of printmaking. Intaglio printing relies on ink held in the grooves of the printing plate being transferred to paper.


Chine-Collé technique label

Chine-collé (pronounced: shin-kol-ay), from French words for ‘China’ (chine) and ‘glued’ (collé), is a printmaking technique originating from China and Japan. It incorporates collage and printmaking.