Why not have a creative night in where you can learn a new skill creating drypoint printed cards that you can then send on to loved ones to show off your new skills and let them know you're thinking of them
The Date Night printINKit has everything you and your partner, bestie or family member need to try your hand at the Intaglio Print technique Drypoint and create a collection of your own prints from the comfort of your home.
In this special Date Night Kit we have provided everything you and your chosen partner will need to create a run of 10 prints on Cards that you can either show your love by giving them to each other or send out to your friends and family for a unique, personalised, handmade greeting which would be the perfect gift to let someone know you were thinking of them, be that on their Birthday, Mothers day, Easter, an Anniversary or just as a simple hello to let them know you are thinking of them. A card they can treasure forever.
Whether you are a creative newbie or an artistic genius, the printINKit will suit your needs and get you started in trying the craft and inspiring your beautiful prints.
As you will be etching directly onto a transparent plate, it is perfect for those where drawing isn’t your thing! Just pop your favourite photo or image underneath and trace the image directly to the plate.
Included in your Kit are the highest quality tools that you can use again and again along with others you can top up and buy extras through our shop.
What's in the kit?
- 2 x Arteina Junior Drypoint Needle - 2mm: A lightweight tool, perfect for those new to engraving. Made from carbon and alloy steel and mounted on handles made of the finest beechwood.
- 2 x 10ml tub of Carbon Black, Intaglio Ink and 1 x 10ml Crimson Red, Intaglio Ink. A Soy Based Ink, made with high quality lightfast pigments which contains NO toxic driers or solvents and cleans up easily with soap and water.
- 1 x Rolling Pin: Made from the highest quality, varnished, solid Oak.
- Cuts of Scrim: Soft Wiping Printmaking Scrim
- 2 x Transparent Etching Plates: 2mm thick Clear Acrylic Sheets, 105mm x 148mm
- 20 x Cards and Envelopes: A5 Single fold Cards and envelopes made from 100% recycled and recyclable paper
- Newsprint: 100% recyclable, unprinted white Newsprint Paper
- 4 x sachets of 100% Organic Cotton Buds made with paper sticks in a resealable sachet made from 100% recycled plastic
- 2 x set of Biodegradable gloves
- 1 x Set of instructions