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.


For High School Students Year 7 and up 

Tutor: Rafael Butron

Day & Time: Wednesdays 4:30 - 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.



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 ink for the course

Inks Water based / Oil Based

Cleaning material / Rags

Tarlatan / Muslin / Book cloth

Zinc Plate 

Acetate  aka Plastic Dry point etching plate.

Press and Storage.



For Art Materials

The Art Scene

914 Victoria Road West Ryde

Ph. 98076900                            

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


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 WEDS 4:30 - 6:30pm (9 Week Term)