Archives for October 2018

New printing museum in France

The Ate­li­er-Musée Imprimerie (AMI) opened at Malesherbes, 70km south of Paris, at the end of Sep­tem­ber 2018. The 700 objects on dis­play include 150 machines. There are also work­shops for vis­i­tors to try mak­ing paper, or learn paper mar­bling, type com­po­si­tion, print­ing and bookbinding

St Bride’s opening in November

St Bride’s Library will be open on Wednes­day 7 Novem­ber and Wednes­day 21 Novem­ber 12 noon – 8pm. The library is open on the first and third Wednes­day of each month. Please email in advance ( to let the library know that you intend to vis­it as space in the Read­ing Room is lim­it­ed. There is […]

Letterpress course in Dundee

Join John Eas­son of Quar­to Press on 17 Novem­ber to learn the basics of let­ter­press print­ing using authen­tic peri­od press­es and type in the Print Stu­dio at Dundee Con­tem­po­rary Arts. For more details see the Print Stu­dio website.

Course on woodblock printing

The Print Stu­dio at Dundee Con­tem­po­rary Arts is run­ning a course on Japan­ese tech­niques of wood­block print­ing over the week­end of 27 & 28 Octo­ber 2018. For more details of the course and how to book, see the Print Stu­dio website.

Edinburgh Printmakers courses

Edin­burgh Print­mak­ers are run­ning cours­es on etch­ing, stone lith­o­g­ra­phy and wood engrav­ing. Details of the full range of their cours­es are avail­able through their website.