Gallery Lane Cove

164 Longueville Road,

Lane Cove NSW 2066




Gallery Lane Cove

PO Box 4083

Lane Cove NSW 1595



61 (2) 9428 4898


Opening hours

Monday - Friday 10am - 4.30pm

Saturdays 10am - 2.30pm

Closed Public Holidays


Gallery Lane Cove is a Lane Cove Council facility managed by Centrehouse Inc.

We acknowledge the Cameraygal people as traditional owners and soverign custodians of the land on which Gallery Lane Cove is situated, and we extend our respects to all First Nations people




© 2013 by Gallery Lane Cove.




Age Group: High School Students Year 7 and Up 

Tutor: Rafael Butron

Day & Time: Wednesdays 4:30pm-6:30pm

9 Week Term

Cost: $290


This course introduces a variety of Printmaking techniques suitable for High School students and focuses on experimentation and creativity.

Each student will have the opportunity to explore a variety of techniques including Monotype, linocut and Intaglio (Solar Plate).

Each technique uses different materials such as metal, wood and plastic. Investigation and exploration is encouraged and these processes will enable the student to create a range of artworks in each of the mediums.

Suitable for students in Yrs 7 - 12 this course allows the participants to work at their own pace with close supervision.


This non toxic course does not use harmful chemicals such as acids or solvents. Traditional techniques will be explored as well as new and innovative approaches to the medium.

This course provides students with the techniques to create a print with minimal materials using an intaglio press.


Image 1: Early Morning Shadow. Image courtesy of Rafael Butron

Image 2: Our Lady of Sorrow. Image courtesy of Rafael Butron 

Printmaking: Techniques & Experimentation, TEENS WEDNESDAYS 4:30pm-6:30pm

  • Fine Art Printing Paper eg Arches, Rives BFK approx. $9, Hahnemuhle $7.30, Approx 250gsm) - 56 x 76cm

    Dry point needle (Student grade wooden handle $3.35)

    Brushes (Flat to Round and different sizes)

    An image to use, may be a drawing, photocopy or from a diary

    Hercules Tough Task Nitrile disposable gloves 75 pk

    (purchased from Woolworths $9.50 each pk)

    Apron (Apollo) $17.75          


    The Centre will provide:

    Inks Water based / Oil Based

    Cleaning material / Rags

    Tarlatan / Muslin / Book cloth

    Zinc Plate 

    Acetate  aka Plastic Dry point etching plate

    Press and Storage


    It is IMPERATIVE that students wear enclosed shoes and an apron while working in the workshop.


    For Art Materials

    The Art Scene

    914 Victoria Road West Ryde

    Ph. 98076900                                

  • Please choose carefully as course fees are non-refundable.

    Refunds of course fees will only be given if the course is cancelled or a place is not available in the course.Full payment must be made prior to commencement of the course.


    Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios cannot accept responsibility for changes to students' personal circumstances that prevent attendance.Classes missed are the student’s responsibility and are non-refundable. Students are not entitled to a discount or ‘make-up’ class if they miss a class in any course or classes that they have enrolled in. If a student is aware that he or she cannot attend the full term at the time of enrolment, the organisation is happy to offer pro-rata fees.

    Terms and Conditions

    You can enrol online or through the office at 164 Longueville road, via phone or in person. Payment in full will confirm your enrolment and is required before commencing the term/workshop. You can pay online, or over the phone with Visa or MasterCard , or at the office with EFTPOS or cash during business hours between 10am-4.30pm.


    Gallery Lane Cove + Creative studios reserves the right to amend any class, tutor or schedule. In such circumstances, we will endeavour to provide a substitute class or tutor. Should a class have to be cancelled due to insufficient enrolments, any student enrolled in that class will be contacted and an alternative class or refund arranged. Minimum enrolments are required for all courses. Students are requested to confirm enrolment with payment in full by the due date.