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Masterclass with renowned printmaker Ali Yanya comes to KCC

A printmaking course with renowned printmaker Ali Yanya will be starting next month at Kensington and Chelsea College

The two day course at our Chelsea Centre will introduce alternative techniques in Mezzotint along with live demonstrations from Ali.  

Students will be able to use drawings and photographs to develop a suitable image to be transferred onto a pre-rocked copper plate. 

During the course students will also be able to use the mezzotint rocker, burnisher and scraper. 

No previous experience is needed. To enrol click here.

Course information:

Dates: 19 – 20 February 2019
Times: Tue & Wed 10:00am – 4pm
Campus: Chelsea Centre in the Carlyle Building
Full Fee: £185

Photo Credit by: Bruce Tanner

About Ali Yanya:

Born in Istanbul, Ali took a fine arts degree at Marmara University and went on to teach at Mimar Sinan University for two years. Conceiving an ambition to master the art of printmaking he won a Turkish government overseas study scholarship and secured a place at the RCA where he gained an MA with Distinction (his talent being singled out by Peter Blake) and returned to lecture at Mimar Sinan Universit