Mezzotint Masterclass with Marc Balakjian

Mezzotint Masterclass

Friday 7 and Saturday 8 February

10.30am – 3.30pm both days

Cost:  £60


Exhibiting artist and renowned printmaker Marc Balakjian will run a two-day course teaching mezzotint techniques. There will be a talk and demonstration followed by the opportunity for participants to work with a small copper plate to create their own mezzotint print.


Dorothea Wight and Marc Balakjian / Studio Prints

The New Art Gallery Walsall is proud to present  together for the first time in a public institution the work of artists and printmakers Dorothea Wight and Marc Balakjian. The couple have won international print prizes for their work, and are particularly renowned for their skill in the medium of mezzotint.

Image credit:  Dorothea Wight, Far from Here, mezzotint, Courtesy the Estate of the artist.