Hester Cox

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Hester is a full-time printmaker whose work sells in galleries around Britain. An experienced tutor, Hester has an extensive knowledge of traditional and contemporary printmaking techniques – she specialises in collagraphs but incorporates all aspects of printmaking in her work. In 2011 she created work inspired by the Vale of York Viking Hoard.

“Hester is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about her subject.”

– Carol
Introducing Printmaking

Hester’s Courses

Printmaking - Techniques That Work Without a Press

Sun, 24 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

If you always wanted to have a go at printmaking but thought you’d need access to an expensive press, Hester will show you how you can create stunning prints by hand and at...

£75

Info & Book

All Levels

2 spaces available

Printmaking - Introduction to Different Techniques

Wed, 6 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Monoprint, intaglio, relief, reduction, drypoint, chine collé...ever wondered what these words mean? Join printmaker Hester Cox for a whistle stop taster day and find out! Hester will explain and demonstrate some of these...

£75

Register Interest

Novice

0 spaces available

Printmaking - Dales + Meadows in Monoprint

Fri, 12 Apr 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Monoprintmaking is one of the most "painterly", spontaneous and exciting ways of making prints, with each print created being unique. Explore this wildly diverse print method with Hester Cox to guide you and...

£75

Register Interest

All Levels

0 spaces available

Printmaking - Drypoint with Colour a la Poupee

Sun, 7 Apr 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Drypoint is a lovely direct way of combining line drawing or mark-making with printmaking to create distinctive images. Using your own drawings or photographs for inspiration, you will learn how to translate them...

£75

Info & Book

Novice

6 spaces available

Printmaking - Introduction to Collagraph Techniques (3 day series)

Thu, 28 Mar 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

28 Mar, 4 Apr and 11 Apr 2019 This 3 day series of consecutive Thursdays with Hester will give you a solid introduction to her favourite method of making prints. Collagraph is one...

£205

Info & Book

Novice

3 spaces available

NEW

Printmaking for Christmas

Thu, 5 Dec 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Have fun learning to create festive printmaking blocks that you can use at home as they won’t require a press or expensive studio equipment to print. You will create a carved stamp from...

£75

Info & Book

All Levels

10 spaces available

Printmaking - Develop Your Collagraph Techniques (6 x 3 hour afternoon sessions)

Thu, 3 Oct 2019

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Dates: 3, 10, 17, 24 Oct & 07, 14 Nov This advanced collagraph printmaking course is aimed at students that have previous experience of creating collagraph prints and who would now like to...

£180

Info & Book

Intermediate

4 spaces available

Printmaking - Introduction to Different Techniques

Wed, 25 Sep 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Monoprint, intaglio, relief, reduction, drypoint, chine collé...ever wondered what these words mean? Join printmaker Hester Cox for a whistle stop taster day and find out! Hester will explain and demonstrate some of these...

£75

Info & Book

Novice

9 spaces available

Printmaking - Landscape in Linocut

Thu, 16 May 2019 - Fri, 17 May 2019

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Linocut printmaking is a wonderful way of working without the need for a press and the graphic qualities of this relief print method make it a great medium for exploring the shapes, patterns...

£150

Info & Book

All Levels

7 spaces available

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