Linoleum Printing

Grade(s): 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12

Location: In School

Program Delivery: In School

A fantastic Printmaking workshop! Using professional linoleum cutting tools, students carve designs into Safety-Kut blocks. Linoleum blocks are then inked with a brayer and transferred with a baren onto specialty rag paper to produce stunning results!  


  • Art: develop realistic treatments and refine forms


Student Outcomes

  • Explore printmaking materials and their uses and effects
  • Make artistic choices in the creation of artworks, apply printing techniques to composition, including block-out techniques, combination of types of printing, and use of more than one colour
  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of specialized concepts and apply techniques, technologies and related vocabulary in arts disciplines


Suggested Pairings

Exploring Art – Art Gallery of St. Albert