Archives for December 2018

Tour the Dundee Print Studio

The Print Stu­dio at Dundee Con­tem­po­rary Arts runs reg­u­lar tours on Thurs­days and Sat­ur­days. They are a per­fect pre­cur­sor to doing a course or becom­ing a reg­is­tered user — or for any­one who has always won­dered what hap­pens in the stu­dio. DCA Print Stu­dio hous­es every­thing from a Vic­to­ri­an relief press to 3D print­ers and […]

Course in mezzotint at Glasgow Print Studio

Glas­gow Print Stu­dio are run­ning an evening course on mez­zotint in Jan­u­ary and Feb­ru­ary 2019. For more details and how to book see the studio’s web­site.

Read about roving printers

A sum­ma­ry of Prof David Finkelstein’s book on Mov­able types — print­ers who moved through­out the world in the nine­teenth cen­tu­ry — is avail­able as part of the Oxford Research Ency­clopae­dias series online. The main text is behind a pay­wall — or you can buy your own copy.

Printing workshops at St Bride’s

If you are in Lon­don, you can try out new print­ing and relat­ed skills. St Bride’s are run­ning cours­es on hand com­po­si­tion, wood engrav­ing, and how to ‘Rebind a paper­back’. For more details of dates and how to book see the St Bride’s web­site.