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Clare Melinsky – (Lino Cut Printmaking)

  • One of the country’s leading lino cut artists from Dumfries and Galloway
  • Clare’s professional work has adorned Harry Potter book covers (2010), Country Living magazine, gardening pages of the Telegraph…
  • Uses ‘Easycut lino’- making things easy even for those of more limited dexterity
  • Brings along the best tools and equipment to get everyone off to a good start, beginners and more advanced students.
  • Designs for book covers, packaging and whisky labels are all done in colourful lino cut

Easy-cut lino printmaking is a slightly lighter alternative to our woodcut printmaking with Peter Collins.

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“Another great course. Claire encourages everyone to try new techniques and have a go at different pieces. As usual Higham doesn’t disappoint on the food and accommodation, it’s always good. I recommend higham to all my friends!”
“Brilliant! Loved it! Thank you, Have learnt so much.”
“Excellent course. Well taught.”
“Tutor excellent. I learned a great deal.”
“Claire was an excellent tutor – knowledgeable, patient but prepared to push and challenge us to produce good work.”


March 2020


Sunday March 1, 2020 at 18:30 to Wednesday March 4, 2020 at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Create professional-looking cards and pictures from several lino-cuts using Easycut Lino under the guidance of one of the UK’s best – Clare's illustrations appear in books, magazines and packaging (and not just any packaging!). Clare Melinsky (Dumfriesshire www.highamhall.com/clare-melinsky) Residential: £328 Non-residential: £229 (Materials c£15)

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