The Bookplate Society – Competition/exhibition announcement

          http://www.bookplatesociety.org/2020competitionLondon.htm   Submission deadline: 31st March 2020 No entry fee. Congress dates: 12th to 16th August 2020.  Exhibition will be shown initially in the Congress venue, a hotel in Bloomsbury, near BM. Each artist can submit up to three designs. Size of paper: 21 x 15 cm. (A5) The longest […]

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Etching – an artist’s guide – by Ann Norfield

ISBN: 9781785006159 PUBLISHED: 24/09/2019 PAGES: 192 BINDING: Paperback SIZE: 280×220 mm INSIDE: 300 colour photographs and 27 diagrams     Etching can seem mysterious and inaccessible, but this practical book guides you through the process to reveal the potential of this distinctive means of creating artists’ prints. With clear instructions and visual guides, it explains […]

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Studio space available

I’m looking for 2 printmakers to share a studio space in Wood Green, N22. Space available from 1 September. Monthly rent of £277 (inclusive). New tenants will be taking part in a well-established N22 Open Studios in November (for which an additional fee is required). Access to a screen printing press and exposure unit available […]

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Buckmaster and French

Janet French and Emma Buckmaster are printmakers who have been working together for the last ten years. They initially met at Gainsborough’s House Print Workshop, an open access printmaking studio in Suffolk . The workshop provides a forum for artists to meet and help each other and in their case gave them an opportunity to […]

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Journeys

A TRAVELLING EXHIBITION BY THE PRINTMAKERS COUNCIL LONDON, PORSTMOUTH, CHICHESTER   The Printmakers Council Exhibition couldn’t have chosen a better title or theme as the eclectic collection of 80 A4 prints certainly did go on a journey of its own. The first venue was the London Print Studio, Harrow Road, London. All the works were […]

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New Publication

http://www.crowood.com ISBN: 9781785005817 PUBLISHED: 03/05/2019 PAGES: 96 BINDING: Paperback SIZE: 242 x 172 mm INSIDE: 133 colour photographs Collagraph printmaking is an accessible and environmentally friendly way of making striking prints with a unique texture. At its simplest it is a method of printing from collaged plates; at its most sophisticated, it is an innovative […]

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