Introductory Etching Workshop with Margaret Manchee MEMBERS
Fri May 1st 11am - 4pm
Fri May 8th 11am - 4pm
With Margaret Manchee you will be engaged in learning the centuries old technique of etching copper with Ferric Chlorideacid to produce a print. You will learn the basics that will keep you entranced with the process for years to come!
Margaret Manchee has been a practising artist for more than 10 years, specializing in copper–plate etching and printmaking whilst also maintaining a profession as a qualified Chartered Accountant. Margaret balances the left brain numbers with the right brain art – her own path to wellness. Since her graduation from the University of Melbourne – Victorian College of the Arts, she has been an artist in residence and art teacher at Firestation Print Studio.
Manchee has exhibited extensively in Melbourne, recently these include two solo shows at the Sofitel Hotel, a current group show at Stephen McLaughlan Gallery Melbourne, and an upcoming solo exhibition, "Iteration" at Forty Five Downstairs, Melbourne opening in June.