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 Printmaking workshops & classes 







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Enjay Presses
Lizzie has a full sized Enjay etching press in her own studio, and uses a portable RP12 Enjay when she is on the road. She loves them both so much she recently became a contact person for Enjay in NSW. If you would like to check them out, call Lizzie today on 0487184059
Get together a group of friends for a custom workshop at a time that suits you. Call Lizzie
today on 0487184059.

Workshops and classes in linocut, dry point etching and aluminium etching in Lizzie's studio in the New England Contemporary Print Gallery in Armidale.

Printmaking is fun and easy to learn. Workshops for beginners and for experienced printmakers wanting to learn a new technique or simply to start a new project... All materials are provided, you just bring your ideas and your lunch! Come by yourself, or get together your friends, family or colleagues and do something creative.

Small groups, adults only.



Dry point one day workshop 

Friday March 29 (Good Friday) 2024 10-4pm now booking

$195 including all materials

A day  of dry point, making marks directly onto perspex and metal plates - no acid required! Print on beautiful  art paper on Lizzie's little etching press using luscious French inks.

Absolutely no experience is necessary - have fun and create something beautiful! Continuing printmakers can learn new techniques.

Strictly limited numbers.  

3 Day aluminium etching workshop 

April 21, 22 & 23 (Sun, Mon, Tues) 2024 WAITLIST ONLY

$590 inlcuding all materials 3 days 10am-4pm

The exciting user-friendly etching technique that is

pefect for beginners and for experienced printmakers 

looking to learn something new.

Play with line, texture, tone and colour - you'll be amazed at whatyou can achieve in  3 days!

All tools and materials are provided, including metal plates, Charbonnel etching inks, tarlatan, quality art paper and copper sulphate. Just bring your ideas and drawings and your lunch.

Numbers strictly limited. Adults only except by

prior arrangement. 


2 day Linocut weekend workshop NOW BOOKING

Easter Sunday & Monday March 31 & April 1, 2024

Two full days to design, carve and print your own

original linocut, discover a variety of techniques to

add colour and interest.

Beginners and continuers welcome. 

$295 includes all materials and equipment.

Bring your ideas and your lunch.

Immerse yourself in a weekend of printmaking with workshops and social events coinciding with the Southern Highlands Printmakers’ Exhibition at New England Regional Art Museum.


Take advantage of a unique opportunity to learn three different printmaking techniques taught by experienced local artists. Botanical monotypes with Lizzie Horne, Japanese dry point with Liz Powell and watercolour silkscreen monotypes with Leah Bullen.


Workshops are suitable for beginners and those looking to extend their practice. All materials are included. 

Places are limited. Find out more and book


Cost: Full price $350

  • Early bird price $325 (enrol by 15 March)

  • Friends of NERAM $300

  • Three-course dinner Saturday 13 April $65 

Botanical monoprint mini-workhop  WAIT LIST ONLY

Saturday September 28, 2024  1-4pm

$98 including all materials

A simple but highly effective form of printmaking

utilising dried botanicals (grasses, flowers and leaves)

on inked plates through an etching press.  Using beautiful

French etching inks and multiple plates, we’ll play with colour, texture, and pattern to create multi-layered unique images. This technique is often paired with dry point etching.


Watch this space for new workshops, or call Lizzie today

on 0487184059 to organise a custom workshop for the technique

you want at a mutually convenient time. NAVA rates. 


Studio Lizzie Horne is now in the  New England Contemporary Print Gallery at 153 Beardy Street, Armidale. That's in the mall, right next door to the Armidale Art Gallery.  The New England Contemporary Print Gallery is Armidale's newest art gallery and Lizzie is excited to be able to run her printmaking workshops there among inspirational artworks.

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Book here! Scroll down and click on the image to choose the class or workshop with the dates and times that suit you below.

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