Ros Ford runs workshops and teaches courses including at Bristol Drawing School, Spike Print Studio, Bristol and Swansea Print Workshop. She teaches drawing and print, specialising in the translation of drawing into print and using print as a drawing medium. Techniques include etching and aquatint, monotype, relief printing, photopolymer intaglio techniques.

She undertakes talks and demonstrations about her work that are tailored to particular audiences.

She has a small, portable press she uses for workshop sessions and can provide all environmentally   safe materials.

She is a qualified and experienced Art and Design teacher and has worked with primary and secondary schools on a variety of projects.

Upcoming Workshops

Sketch and Print Workshop

Two day Sketch and Print Workshop – Drypoint

Teaching experience

2010-14 Etching tutor, Spike Print Studio, Bristol
2009-14 Drawing and Print tutor, Bristol Drawing School
2012 Etching and photopolymer workshops, Swansea Print Workshop
2009 Adult drawing workshops, Black Swan, Frome
2009 Primary school drawing workshops, art week, Frome
2007 Primary school workshops, Bolton
1997-13 Tutor, drawing, painting & printmaking courses and workshops, Bristol, Mexico City, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales
1994-95 Facilitator art workshops for children – the British Council, Cairo, Egypt
1997-2000 Visiting lecturer – department of Textiles & Surface pattern BA course, Somerset College of Arts & Technology, Taunton, Somerset
1976-86 Art and design secondary school teacher – Wiltshire/Bristol

photopolymer demonstation SPSMovement and print workshop BDSetching class 02 SPSteaching image etching class SPS