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12 June 2021

Potato and Card Printmaking Workshop

  • Workshop

This virtual workshop led by artist Gerard Grenne is a fun and hands-on way to introduce young children age 4 to 7 to the arts of pattern- and print-making. The workshop is inspired by the various colours and shapes commonly found in our household fruit bowls, with apples, oranges, bananas, pears, and other fruits. 

Materials required:

  • Potatoes
  • Watercolour pencil
  • Biro
  • Small kitchen knife
  • Good pair of scissors
  • Poster paint in various colours (yellow, red, blue, green, white, black, brown)
  • PVA glue
  • Cartridge paper
  • Coloured paper
  • Pencils
  • Paint Brushes
  • Newspaper
  • Cloths
  • Small plates

More details about this pre-recorded virtual workshop can be found here

Note for Parents: A parent/guardian must be present to ensure the safety of the children using the printmaking online tutorial. An adult’s help may be needed in preparing crafts, particularly those that require the use of scissors or a small kitchen knife. 

Details on the Printmaking Workshop for Ages 4-7 with Gerard Greene



Online Event

12 Jun 2021

1.00PM - 1.30PM

Age range

5-8