Drypoint Etching with Kaya

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Come and learn how to etch a sketch and then print it yourself using recycled materials!

Drypoint etching is a technique that uses a needle or sharp tool to scratch a design on a surface.

You’ll walk away with your own, original print to adorn your walls or gift a friend!

No art experience required – just come and have a wonderful time!

What will we cover?

This is a hands on class you’ll learn:

  • An introduction to drypoint etching
  • How to use a printing press
  • How to etch your image onto recycled plastic
  • All about the inking and printing process
  • How to print your own images at home without a press 

All materials provided.

What should I bring?

  • Clothes you don’t mind getting dirty
  • A small image that is not too complex that you would like to turn into a print


  • Wheelchair Accessible Venue
  • Gender Neutral Bathrooms
  • Discounted Early Bird Tickets
  • Free Tickets for First Nation Attendees 
  • Auslan Interpreted Upon Request

    Who will be Teaching? 

    Kaya (she/her) is an artist based in the Northern Suburbs of Melbourne. 

    She is predominantly a printmaker but dabbles in watercolour and oil painting. 

    Her main interests are creatures and animism.

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