Slade School of Fine Art



All students will produce a plate no larger than A4. Please note that you will need to purchase additional copper from the course tutor should you wish to produce more plates throughout the course.

The course will cover:

  • Digital workflow and image preparation
  • Crafting and printing the digital positive
  • Plate preparation + exposure
  • Etching + proofing
  • Calibrating the printed proof v digital image
  • Printing techniques
  • Further platemaking skills