St Bride’s Library opening

St Bride’s Library is next open on Wednes­day 21 Feb­ru­ary 2018. The library is open on the first and third Wednes­day of each month between noon and 8.00pm. Please email in advance (library@sbf.org.uk) to let the library know that you intend to vis­it as space is lim­it­ed.

Print Futures Awards 2018

The appli­ca­tion process is open for Print Futures Awards 2018. The grants are open to UK res­i­dents aged between 18 and 30, to help pay for recog­nised UK train­ing cours­es or devel­op work­place skills. The appli­ca­tions are open until mid­night on 29 April 2018, and more details can be found on the Print­ing Charity’s web­site.

Printing Historical Society Grants

The Print­ing His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety oper­ates a pro­gramme of awards for research on top­ics relat­ing to the his­to­ry of print­ing and for pub­lish­able reports on archives relat­ing to the his­to­ry of print­ing. Grants are lim­it­ed to sup­port­ing his­tor­i­cal research in print­ing tech­nol­o­gy, the print­ing and relat­ed indus­tries, print­ed mate­ri­als and arte­facts, type and type­found­ing, print cul­ture, […]

Display on the history of the Scotsman

There is a dis­play fol­low­ing the his­to­ry of the Scots­man at the Nation­al Library of Scotland’s George IV Bridge build­ing in Edin­burgh. From 18 Jan­u­ary to Sun­day 8 April 2018 the library’s  trea­sures dis­play on The Scots­man: 200 years of a Scot­tish news­pa­per will tell the sto­ry of The Scots­man. It will show how the […]

Papermaking workshop in Dumfries

There are places still avail­able on the intro­duc­to­ry paper­mak­ing work­shop (for adults) at Grace­field Arts Cen­tre in Dum­fries on Sat­ur­day 17 Feb­ru­ary 2018. There is more infor­ma­tion in the brochure: cost £75/£65 con­ces­sions, includ­ing all mate­ri­als & teas/coffees. To book please call 01387 262084.

St Bride’s Library

St Bride’s Library is next open on Wednes­day 17 Jan­u­ary 2018. The library is open on the first and third Wednes­day of each month between noon and 8.00pm. Please email in advance (library@sbf.org.uk) to let the library know that you intend to vis­it as space is lim­it­ed.

2018 programme now available

The 2018 pro­gramme of cours­es in print­mak­ing tech­niques at Edin­burgh Print­mak­ers, includ­ing taster ses­sions and week­end and evening class­es are now avail­able for book­ing. See their web­site for more details.

Courses in Dundee

If you would like to have a go at print­mak­ing but aren’t sure what to try, the Print Stu­dio at Dundee Con­tem­po­rary Arts are run­ning taster cours­es over the next few months. For more infor­ma­tion and how to book, see their web­site.

Courses in Glasgow 2018

The Glas­gow Print Stu­dio runs a range of cours­es on print­mak­ing tech­niques, such as etch­ing, mez­zotint and wood­cut tech­niques in the new year. Full details and how to book on their web­site.

Opening times at St Bride

The St Bride Library Read­ing Room is open to the pub­lic from 12 noon to 8pm on the first and third Wednes­day of each month. Remem­ber to email the library (library@sbf.org.uk) to book your vis­it in advance.