Mokuhanga with Terry McKenna

Terry’s class for the 2019 Summer Retreat is sold out!

Make sure you’re on the waitlist in case more spots become available. In the mean time there are a range of other classes available as part of this retreat and don’t worry if a place becomes available in this class we’ll let you switch

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Traditional Japanese Woodblock

Medium: Mokuhanga
Skill: All levels
Materials: $35*

Learn the amazing Japanese water based printing technique from master Mokuhanga artist, Terry McKenna. Mokuhanga is a Japanese technique that is endlessly versatile, environmentally friendly, uses no toxic inks or solvents, has simple tools and materials, and is inherently beautiful.

From complete beginners to professional artists, anyone can learn and use the Mokuhanga technique. In this workshop you will make prints from your own designs, stepping through the full process from concept to finished prints.

In a jam packed 7-days you will make multi-colour, multi-block woodblock prints. Learning the techniques and tools as used by Japan’s Mokuhanga artists and craftspeople.

Materials list

About Terry

Terry has a Masters Degree in Fine Arts as well as many years experience tutoring art media to people of all abilities, from all walks of life.

Trained in Kyoto, Japan, he is a certified and experienced teacher of Mokuhanga. His work has been exhibited and sold in Kyoto, Tokyo, New York, Australia and New Zealand. He has held numerous solo and group exhibitions since 1996.



*The materials cost noted is indicative only if you need to purchase every item. You may already have some of the required materials or tools in your artwares collection and therefore the estimated materials cost will be less than indicated. See the materials lists for more information.