Printing demonstrations & workshops
In our lithographic workshop, both beginners and advanced makers can get to work to produce their own beautiful lithographs.
Do you want to see with your own eyes how the stone printing technique works? Our volunteers would love to give you a printing demonstration during your visit!
During one of our workshops, you can get to learn more about drawing on stone and the stoneprinting technique at a beginner’s level.
Did you know ... ?
You can see a real replica of Alois Senefelder’s first press in the Dutch Museum of Lithography .
Would you like to know how this centuries-old printing technique exactly works ? During a printing demo in our lithographic workshop, you will learn more about stone printing.
Lithography is a graphic technique: a designer draws on a flat limestone and makes use of the repelling working between ink, water and grease. The literal meaning of litho (Greek) is stone. Lithography is also called “stone printing” and it is a form of planographic printing.
Come and visit our museum workshop for a printing demo! Or would you rather get creative yourself ? Take a look in our event calender and apply for one of our workshops.
Express your creativity on stone
Get creative and apply for one of our workshops stone printing! You will learn the basics of this centuries old craft at a beginner’s level.
Create your own design in our studio, enjoy a delightful lunch and print your own drawing on a traditional stone press witg the guidance of a professional.
Organising a company outing?
Special arrangements for groups and guided tours can be discussed (also outside of regular opening hours).
Please contact our office by phone: +31 (0)40 204 98 41 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Office hours: Tuesday to Friday, 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Apart from printing demos and workshops the museum studio is also used for creative projects.
The Dutch Museum also regularly cooperates with Dutch and international artists: stone printing is very much in demand for making graphics in small circulation.
Would you like to make use of the facilities in our lithographic workshop? Take a look at the facilities in our lithographic workshop and send us a quotation request (without engagement)!