The facilities of the etching workshop offer possibilities in common etching techniques such as aquatint, soft-ground and relief etching. There are two separate printing rooms and an acid room. Users have access to three presses as well as drying racks. In the acid room there are acid baths and a resin box for plates up to 50 x 50 cm. Additionally, there are ink rollers, printing felt, etching needles, and various other equipment and materials.
Workshop users should have a basic knowledge of etching techniques.
Electrical press, 80 cm wide
Wheel press, 42 cm wide
Manual press, 80 cm wide
For further information, please inquire with workshop manager Bernd Gerlach.