Printmaking Study (Advanced)

1. Overview

This course is recommended for students who have prior knowledge and practice of printmaking and want to further develop their own projects and skills.

The course accommodates students who wish to build on previous study, and further explore their personal practice. This will vary depending on level of experience and desire to develop work independently or with the support of the lecturer.

2. What you will study

The course includes full access to the relief and intaglio workshop including the etching facilities. Students are encouraged to develop self-directed study in their chosen medium. Tuition and advice will be tailored to the student’s individual and chosen path of creative practice. 

3. Entry Requirements

Suitable for students with existing knowledge and experience of printmaking who have completed the Intermediate Printmaking course.

All students are required to be at least 16 years of age on the first day of the course.

4. How to apply

Course fee: £325

Gray's Short Course Online Registration

Successful enrolment will be confirmed by email.

RGU Registration

All students should be aware that when registering as a student at RGU they are accepting a contract of enrolment. (In order to attend short courses all students must register and accept RGU's conditions).


Please inform Gray's School of Art if you are withdrawing your course. Any student absent for more than 4 weeks consecutively will be contacted by the school. Should no explanation of absence be given, RGU will withdraw you from the course.


A refund is only applicable where there has been at least 4 weeks illness and a medical certificate to support it.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about registration, contact:

Gray's Short Course Team

5. Additional Information

Students should bring current sketchbook with them to use for primary source material.

Students are advised to wear old clothing and an apron. A complete health and safety induction will take place on commencement of the course.

View the Advanced Printmaking Materials List (PDF 105KB)

All health and safety issues regarding the workshops are covered and COSHH information regarding specific substances used is available.

Art & Design Short Course Information

Back to short course
Gray's Short Course Online Registration sRequest a Prospectus RHS
Start Date

Semester One: 4 Oct - 22 Nov 2018
Semester Two: 10 Jan - 28 Feb 2019

Course Length

40 hours (16 weeks)
Thursday 7.00pm - 9.30pm

Mode of Attendance

Short Course/Part-time

Academic School
Gray's School of Art
Evening Courses Advanced Courses