February course at St Brides

St Bride’s Foun­da­tion are run­ning a one day cours­es on using an Adana plat­en press, includ­ing hand type­set­ting and print­ing, as well as prac­ti­cal points regard­ing main­te­nance of the press, work­shop man­age­ment and what to look out for when pur­chas­ing equip­ment. It is run­ning on 23 Feb­ru­ary. More details of the course and how to […]

Residential letterpress and bookbinding courses

The Grange, near Ellesmere in Shrop­shire, offers a range of res­i­den­tial cours­es that fol­low the cre­ation of a tra­di­tion­al book right through from print­ing to fin­ished illus­trat­ed book — let­ter­press print­ing cours­es, book­bind­ing cours­es, and paper mar­bling cours­es. For details of the cours­es run­ning in 2020, and how to book, see their website.

Etching course in Dumfries

An Etch­ing Refresh­er course will run at the Grace­field Arts Cen­tre in Dum­fries on Novem­ber 30 2019. The work­shop is for peo­ple who wish to refresh their skills, or have com­plet­ed an intro­duc­to­ry course. For more details and how to book see the Grace­field web­site — book­ing is essen­tial by 20 Novem­ber 2019.

Course in Inverness

The High­land Print Stu­dio in Inver­ness are run­ning an inter­me­di­ate course on Relief Print­ing  over six evenings, start­ing on Thurs­day 31 Octo­ber. For more details and how to book see the Class­es page of the stu­dio’s website.

Letterpress workshops at Robert Smail’s

Robert Smail’s Print­ing Works at Inner­lei­then are run­ning let­ter­press work­shops again this autumn, for both begin­ners and and for peo­ple with a bit more expe­ri­ence. They are tak­ing place on the week­ends of 2/3, 9/10 and 16/17 Novem­ber 2019. For more details of prices and how to book see Smail’s Face­book page, email smails@nts.org.uk or […]

Courses at Edinburgh Printmakers

Edin­burgh Print­mak­ers are run­ning cours­es on etch­ing and stone lith­o­g­ra­phy this autumn at their new home on Dundee Street. For full details of all cours­es and how to book a place, see their website.

Course on drypoint engraving in Inverness

The High­land Print Stu­dio in Inver­ness is run­ning a course on Dry­point Engrav­ing, suit­able for begin­ners or as a refresh­er course, on Tues­day 22 Octo­ber 2019, from 10am – 4pm. Dry­point Beginners/Refreshers. Spaces are lim­it­ed — full details of costs and how to book are on the stu­dio website.

Courses at St Brides summer 2019

Cours­es at St Brides Insti­tute in July and August include let­ter­press print­ing on an Adana and how to rebind a paper­back into a hard back book. For full details of all cours­es and events at St Brides see their website.

Edinburgh Printmakers summer programme 2019

The sum­mer pro­gramme for Edin­burgh Print­mak­ers, now in their new home at Cas­tle Mills, includes cours­es in lith­o­g­ra­phy, etch­ing and relief print­ing tech­niques. For more details of dates and costs see their website.

Etching courses at Glasgow Print Studio

Glas­gow Print Stu­dio are run­ning cours­es on etch­ing for prac­ti­tion­ers at begin­ner and inter­me­di­ate lev­el in May and June 2019. For full details of times/dates, costs and how to book, see the brochure on their website.