PHOTOGRAVURE PRINTMAKING PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOPS RETREATS SPAIN

 

PHOTOGRAVURE MASTERCLASS

DIRECT-TO-PLATE (DTP) PRINTMAKING

for beginners and intermediate printmakers

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A comprehensive course that covers all aspects of DTP solar-plate photogravure, from digital file preparation to printing the etched plate through a press. READ MORE

 

INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOPS IN SPAIN

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FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS AND PRINTMAKERS

Disconnect from the busy world and get away away from your daily routines. Allow yourself space and time to focus on developing your creative skills on our workshop retreats. We offer several specialist photographic and printmaking courses aimed to facilitate the learning of new skills and the development of existing craft through tuition and practice, inspiration and the sharing of ideas.

WHAT PREVIOUS PARTICIPANTS SAID

“Thank you for your exceptionally well planned workshop, super smooth workflow, generous sharing of knowledge and patience. The whole workshop and stay at Casa da Cabaza was a unique experience. Cannot be recommended highly enough!”

 

“I am so grateful for the quality of the instruction, plus the exquisite experience of staying at the heaven of a place at Casa da Cabaza”

 

“The workshop was really great and I had a wonderful time at your beautiful place in Galicia”

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PHOTOGRAVURE & STILL-LIFE

AN INTRODUCTORY CLASS

photography and printmaking

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An introductory course to still-life photography, from pre-visualisation and preparation to set-up and studio lighting. A selected final image will allow for a hands-on experience of photogravure printing. MORE INFO SOON.

 

PRIVATE CLASSES

TAILORED FOR INDIVIDUAL NEEDS

photography and printmaking

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These classes allow you to develop your specific areas of interest, from photogravure printmaking to a certain photographic approach to mindfulness in developing artworks with deeper meaning.  MORE INFO SOON.

 

PHOTOGRAVURE & PORTRAITURE

AN INTRODUCTORY CLASS

photography and printmaking

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An introductory course to portraiture photography, from pre-visualisation and preparation to set-up and studio lighting. A selected final image will allow for a hands-on experience of photogravure printing. MORE INFO SOON.

AN ALL-INCLUSIVE EXPERIENCE

CREATIVE WORKSHOP RETREATS, LUXURY ACCOMMODATION, DELICIOUS MEALS

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The location  

The workshop retreats are held at Casa da Cabaza, our B&B and creative workshop centre, located in the green countryside of Galicia, northwestern Spain. Charmingly renovated from a 100-years old stone farmhouse, the centre offers private accommodation, a large dining-lounge/recreational room and peaceful gardens to relax in. It is is a fabulous location that provides a creative and inspirational environment, ideal for learning and developing new ideas and work. READ MORE

The studio and facilities

My studio is fully equipped for polymer photogravure printmaking, digital image processing and printing, and more. Classes include studio set-up and lighting, and assistance with location and out-door photographic practices.  I also have a modest library with an unusual collection of photographic art books for inspiration and ideas. READ MORE

 

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“Thank you for your patience and your skill as a teacher. It was a privilege to be with such an expert and to experience your passion for what you do. It is a marvellous place to be; the energy is calm and it allows for space to think and to wonder”

 

“Thank you thank you thank you. Spain was just extraordinary and feels like a huge leap forward”

 

“It was great to be back and I enjoyed it very much... A huge amount was achieved, thank you for all your help, technical advice and hard work”

ABOUT ME, YOUR COURSE LEADER

TARIQ DAJANI, PHOTOGRAPHER AND PRINTMAKER

 

My background is as a professional photographer with 25 years of experience working in London, Stockholm, Dubai and now Spain, where I live. For examples of my work and mor  information on my background, please see here.

While I am still very passionate about photography and art, I have added to my interests and activities embracing a healthy and holistic life in the countryside, tending to the maintenance of our house and land, the tree orchards and vegetable gardens, and looking after our family of Arabian horses, Saluki dogs and farmhouse cats.

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