Studios and Workshops
Two sites with 40 studios, each with wifi, free use of art facilities including etching, screen print, photographic darkroom, and ceramics. We now run workshops and access for printmaking based at our Woolwich site
Bath Artist Printmakers
3b Upper Lambridge Street, Larkhall, Bath BA1 6RY, UK
Enquries by text message please 07757 561 389 or via web page
President Rosemary Simmons Hon. R.E. Facilities for etching, photo polymer etching, intaglio and relief printing. Our courses listed on the website. New members welcome
Belfast Print Workshop and Gallery
30-42 Cotton Court, Waring Street, Belfast, BT1 2ED
Tel: 02890 231 323
Belfast Print Workshop was established in 1977 to welcome artists interested in the practice and promotion of printmaking. It provides a fully equipped printmaking studio space in the heart of Belfast city. The workshop offers an extensive programme of practical courses, alongside open studios and demonstrations. BPW also provides opportunities for residencies, exhibitions, skills and professional advancement, to support the income, wellbeing and livelihood of its artists and the communities they work with. We welcome visitors during office hours where you can view a selection of work for sale in our studio exhibition and print browsers as well as selected works from the BPW archive. Supported by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
bip-Art Printmaking studio - brings inner peace
1a Arundel Mews, Arundel Place Kemptown, Brighton, BN2 1GG
Tel: 01273 603109
bip-Art is an open access, Fine Art printmaking studio. We offer traditional printmaking courses in Etching, Drypoint, Collagraph, Mezzotint, Wood, Vinyl and Linocut, Wood Engraving, hand drawn, zinc plate Lithography and Monoprinting. Open access facilities are available on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, some Fridays and occasional weekends. We welcome printmakers from the beginner to the advanced. Parking available
If you are interested in Screen printing, please see visit the website for our sister workshop, screen-Art - www.brightonscreenart.co.uk
Facilities for etching, lithography, relief, screen-printing & darkroom. Courses & exhibitions
3 Pentagon Place, Berkhamsted Road, Chesham HP5 3AP
Bodenpress is a printmaking workshop in South Bucks. It offers print sessions - a chance to work together creating your own prints with a tutor at hand, courses in photopolymer etching, copper etching, drypoint, screenprint, monoprint, collagraph and reduction linocut together with advanced techniques in colour printing to established artists and the new printmaker. It provides an ideal opportunity for local artists to enhance and expand a print knowledge in a friendly creative environment
Weekly evening classes and weekend courses in Acrylic Resist Etching Techniques
Unit 3, Level 3 New England House, New England Street, Brighton, BN1 4GH
The courses teach the basic principles of Acrylic Resist Etching techniques on steel plates using liquid hard grounds and acrylic spray grounds to create tonal areas. The plates bite in a copper sulphate and cocking salt solution. This technique is a real alternative to traditional etching methods. It offers a wide range of creative options within a much safer working environment for the artist. Beginners and experienced artists and printmakers welcome. For more information and booking please contact Heike Roesel on 07962 615445 or email: email@example.com
Cló Ceardlann na gCnoc
Mín An Leá, Gortahork, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal, Ireland
Contact: Oona Hyland
T: +353 7491 62800
Facilities for etching, relief, stone lithography, bookbinding, digital, video & sound. A centre for innovative and collaborative projects, residencies and training courses. Residential courses in stunning landscape setting of NW Donegal. Exhibition programme, editioning service, specializing in film and artists books throughout 2017. Workshops for all levels
Wandesford Quay, Clarke's Bridge, Cork, Ireland
T: +44 (0)21 4322422
Cork Printmakers offers artists a creative environment in which to make fine art prints. Facilities in etching, screen-printing, lithography, relief, photopolymer and digital printmaking (access to large format HP & Epson digital printers). We offer an Editioning Service, strong International Visiting Artist Programme, Master classes, Professional Development courses, an Adult Education programme with a wide variety of courses through the year for all levels, One-to-One tuition and Outreach Workshops for schools & community groups. We foster multi-disciplinary and innovative approaches to art practice; enable opportunities for artists through networking, and initiate national and international residencies, projects & exhibitions
Suffolk IP19 8BY
Cut Editions is a small screen-printing studio situated within a vibrant Arts Centre in North-East Suffolk. We collaborate with artists in the making of limited edition, original prints. We also run courses and workshops, and hire the studio to experienced print-makers, although we are always on hand to assist and advise
Dundee Contemporary Arts
152 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DY
T: 01382 909900
Dundee Contemporary Arts
DCA Print Studio is a spacious, open-access workshop housing world-class print and fabrication facilities at affordable rates. We run courses for all levels, and offer one-to-one tuition in processes from stone-lithography to 3D printing and laser-cutting. Our DCA Editions programme draws on DCA's renowned Gallery programme to produce limited editions by leading artists
East London Printmakers
42 Copperfield Road, London E3 4RR
East London Printmakers
East London Printmakers is a group of artists who run an open-access studio in Hackney. Facilities include water-based screenprinting, zinc and copper etching, relief printing, fabric printing and photo-etching. ELP organizes regular exhibitions for its members as well as running workshops in a wide variety of techniques. Open-access sessions are on Thursdays and Saturdays. Workshops for all levels on Wednesdays. For more information and booking please visit our website
Workshop and Gallery
23 Union Street, Edinburgh EH1 3LR, UK
T: +44 (0)131 557 2479
Edinburgh Printmakers is a leading visual arts organisation and registered charity specialising in contemporary fine-art printmaking. Our large, open-access studio is used by beginners and professional artists alike; we have a large range of printmaking courses available to the public and a world-class residency programme open to professional artists. In our gallery space we've exhibited work by prominent international artists and we continue to commission exhibitions that explore the horizons of contemporary printmaking. We also have a wonderful shop selling artwork made in the studio
Fyns Grafiske Værksted
Hans Jensens stræde 18-20
DK-5000 Odense, Denmark
Printmaking workshop, fine art-gallery
Courses in lino, Woodcuts, dry point, etching mono printing, photo gravure, calligraphy, polyester-plate and lithography.
Courses for children too.
Open access and exchange program.
Graphic Studio Dublin
Distillery Court, 537 North Circular Road, Dublin 1, Ireland
Tel: +353 (0)1 8170942
Graphic Studio Dublin, Ireland's oldest fine art print studio, established in 1960. Our 7,000 Sq Ft (650 sq m) studio has facilities for intaglio, photo intaglio, relief print, screen print, letterpress and lithography. Technical assistance and education of artist members in the above printmaking techniques is core to our ethos. We run a large range of weekend and evening courses. Applications for open access and full membership are welcomed in January and July each year. Applications for unpaid residencies are reviewed monthly
Gainsborough's House Print Workshop
Gainsborough's House, 46 Gainsborough Street, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2EU, UK
T: +44 (0)1787 372958
Well equipped workshop with open-access for members. Facilities for etching, relief, lithography & screen-printing. Professionally run courses to suit all ability levels. Regular exhibitions for members. Visitors and new members always welcome
Gloucestershire Printmaking Co-op GPC
Griffin Mill, London Rd, Stroud, GL5 2AZ
01453 350885 answered 9.30 to 2.30 Tuesdays & Thursdays
A co-operative run by members with facilities for Etching, Relief printmaking, Letterpress, Stone litho, Water based screen printing and dark room facilities. We run regular day, evening & weekend courses and The Printmakers Gallery has a program of events throughout the year. The Gallery is also available for hire. New members welcome
Heatherley School of Fine Art
75 Lots Road, Chelsea, London SW10 0RN
T: +44 (0)20 7351 4190
Open-access print workshop and courses for etching, stone lithography, screenprint and relief printing
Hot Bed Press Printmakers' Studio
1st Floor, The Casket Works, Cow Lane, Salford, M5 4NB, UK
T: +44 (0)161 743 3111
The largest open-access workshop in the North West, with facilities for screenprinting, etching, letterpress, book-arts and more. With 50 weekend and evening courses per year for beginners, through to master-classes for experienced printmakers, we now run year-long courses: The Complete Printmaker and The Complete Book Artist
John Howard Print Studios
Unit 4, Jubilee Wharf, Penryn, Cornwall, TR10 8FG, UK
T: 07870 679061 or +44 (0)1326 314006
A high-quality and vibrant facility offering opportunities for new and experienced printmakers to develop their skills and expertise. A centre of printmaking excellence, the studio is located in an iconic eco-building on the creekside in Penryn, with views to the harbourside and out to Falmouth bay. The studio is equipped for etching, relief, mono-printing and photo-etching and offers a programme of workshops, courses, one-to-one tuition and open-access studio time. It also provides an editioning service, opportunities for display and sale of fine art prints and organizes regular exhibitions. For further information see the website or telephone
Unit 5, 1st Floor West, Industrial House, Conway Street, Hove BN3 3LW
Open access printmaking workshop for silkscreen, relief printing and letterpress run by established artist Jane Sampson. Daily rates and yearly membership available. Courses, weekend workshops. 1 day classes and summer schools with expert tutors.
Tel: 01273 691496
Leicester Print Workshop
50 St George Street, Leicester, LE1 1QG
T: 0116 251 4174
Open access, well equipped, well lit, ground floor studio offering artists a high quality printmaking experience in a friendly, supportive environment. Specialist knowledge of traditional and non-traditional techniques. Facilities for etching, water-based screenprinting, relief & letterpress, stone & plate lithography and framing. Full programme of short courses, education, artist talks and exhibitions in our new Exhibition Space. Open Tuesday-Saturdays. Welcomes established professionals and beginners to the field
425 Harrow Road, West London, W10 4RE
T: 020 8969 3247
londonprintstudio is a professional open access print studio in West London, with facilities for screenprinting, etching, block printing, relief printing, stone lithography and letterpress. With traditional printmaking equipment as well as a digital studio, there is a gallery, a wide range of introductory and intermediate printmaking courses, access to specialist technicians and large format printing. The studio offers one to one training, editioning services and a special residency programme.
Linden Print Studio
Linden Farm House, Baldwinholme, Carlisle CA5 6LJ
Tel: 07719 990 0726
Facilities for non-toxic, safe etching and relief including woodcut, lino and collagraph. Courses and open access as well as outreach with experienced printmaker/artist educator. For beginners through to experienced artists. Well-lit classroom/studio space for hire. Beautiful on-site holiday cottage available for residencies/bespoke tuition.
Non-Toxic Printmaking Lab
In one of the few completely non-toxic, well equipped print studios in Italy, educator and artist Alessandro Matassa offers step-by-step courses in kitchen lithography, chalcography, woodcut, chalcography, photoengraving, collagraphy and mixed media. Courses are always delivered with great passion, focus and professionalism. Printing on copper sulphate, printing up to 100 cm in width in any length and courses for children and for all levels are also available. Plate design also in multimedia mode with Wacom tablet.
Address: Piazza S. Francesco d’Assisi 1, 70126 Bari
Mobile Phone: +393496679910
Stepney Bank, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2NP, UK
T: +44 (0)191 261 7000
Northern Print is an open-access print studio with facilities for etching, water-based screenprinting, relief printing and photo-processes as well as access to a large format printer and laser cutter. We run beginners and advanced courses for adults in a wide range of techniques along with workshops for schools, colleges and community groups. There’s a changing programme of exhibitions in the gallery showcasing contemporary printmaking by national and international artists, as well as original prints for sale and a range of specialist printmaking papers and other print materials available to purchase.
Open-access, courses, artists? talks and exhibition opportunities.
Spacious & friendly
Oxford Printmakers Co-operative Ltd
Christadelphian Hall, Tyndale Road, Oxford OX4 1JL, UK
Contact: Catriona or Morna
T: +44 (0) 1865 726472
Open-access studio for intaglio, stone litho, relief and screenprinting. Technician sessions: Mondays 4-8, Tuesdays 10.30-6.30 and Saturdays 11-5. Ranges of membership are available, and short courses run throughout the year.
New members welcome
Peacock Visual Arts
21 Castle Street, Aberdeen, AB11 5BQ, UK
T: +44 (0)1224 639539
Peacock Visual Arts has two large, light open-access printmaking workshops with facilities for screen printing, lithography, intaglio and relief. Our printmakers are on hand to help both new and experienced printmakers with their projects. As well as weekend classes for both beginners and experienced printmakers, we provide 1-2-1 sessions that can be tailored to the individual's requirements. We also provide publishing and editioning services for a wide selection of artists and galleries. In addition, Peacock Visual Arts has a contemporary art gallery, print shop and digital fabrication studio
5 Bowling Green Alley, Poole, Dorset BH15 1AG, UK
Contact: John Welsh
T: +44 (0)1425 274576
Open-access studio with facilities and courses in relief, screenprint and intaglio inc. solar etching. Regular exhibitions of members? work
Contemporary Fine Art Printmaking
The Old Station, Station Road, Stow-cum-Quy, Cambridge CB25 9AJ
T: +44 (0) 7831 156465
Well-equipped professional artist studio run by established artist-printmaker and educator, Susie Turner, who specialises in delivering introductory workshops, masterclasses and one-to-one tuition in Printmaking with Photopolymer Plates / Solarplate.
Print Market Project Cardiff
The Workshop, 41a Market Road, Canton, Cardiff CF51QE, UK
T: 07775 707 875
Creative Director: Pete Williams
The PMP is a fine art print studio, housed in an old barn set in Cardiff city centre, this independent workshop has contemporary specialist knowledge of traditional and non-traditional printmaking techniques. Provides: open access with master support and individual tuition. Weekend workshops. Editioning undertaken for artists and galleries. Facilities: etching, stone & plate lithography, screenprint & relief printing. Mission: Our aim is to evolve new projects to bring the possibilities that print offers to the wider fore of fine art.
The Print Shed
Madley, Hereford HR2 9JD
Studio 07796 673123
Professional specialist printmaking studio. Facilities include 2' x 4' etching press, Imperial Relief Press platen size 20' x 30'. Screen print, Relief print, collagraph, copper sulphate etching available. Courses in Etching, lino, collagraph, monoprint, drypoint also oil painting and watercolour classes. Access to print facility under membership scheme or on an occasional user basis. Events and exhibitions throughout the year
Regional Print Centre
Coleg Cambria, Grove Park Road, Wrexham, LL12 7AB, Wales, UK
Tel: 01978 267629
The Regional Print Centre offers open access printmaking facilities, workshops, courses and events for those who are new to printmaking as well as professional development and training for more experienced printmakers and artists.
The studio caters for traditional and non-traditional printmaking techniques including monotype, etching, relief and screenprinting.
The Regional Print Centre is a Coleg Cambria project funded by the Arts Council of Wales.
Red Hot Press
The Corn Exchange, Old Cattle Market, Captains Place, Southampton, SO14 3FE
Katherine t. +44 (0) 7814 016 563 or Sarah t. +44 (0) 7790 870 558
Facilities for intaglio and relief printing, safe etching, solar plate etching, photo transfer, screenprinting, bookbinding and letterpress. Full programme of professionally run workshops and short courses to suit all abilities including the 30 week Foundation in Printmaking. Membership scheme and regular Open Access days. Individual studio hire for members. One-to-one tuition. Outreach programme
Seacourt Print Workshop
The Centre for Contemporary Printmaking, Unit 20, Dunlop Industrial Units, 8 Balloo Drv., Bangor BT19 7QY, N. Ireland
T: +44 (0)28 9146 0595
Safer Printmaking facility providing access to the largest range of techniques in Ireland including ferric chloride and copper sulphate etching, screenprinting, relief printing, traditional and waterless lithography, galvetch, cnc engraving and digital print-making. The organization offers a range of membership options whilst delivering a high quality programme of international artists? residencies, educational courses, targeted outreach and exhibitions
Sandra Porter RWA Print Studio
'Gaugers', Bath Road, Norton St Philip, Somerset, BA2 7LW, UK
T: +44 (0)7745 412860
Friendly, professional studio set up for etching, drypoint, collograph & block printing. Open supported workshops and courses available. Viscosity printing a speciality.
Spike Print Studio
133 Cumberland Road, Bristol BS1 6UX
T: +44 (0)117 929 0135
Spike Print Studio in Bristol is the largest open-access print studio in the South West and a co-founding, not for profit studio group of Spike Island, an international centre for the development of contemporary art and design. Open to anyone with any level of experience and with 24 hour access for keyholders, the studio enables artists to explore and experiment with all aspects of printmaking. SPS is committed to education for the public and delivers an innovative and respected learning programme. We actively promote artists and professional development training with students. Spike Print Studio editions high quality and innovative, contemporary prints produced with invited artists and commissions artists to make new work.
screen-Art - putting the soul in screen
2 Arundel Mews, Arundel Place, Kemptown, Brighton, BN2 1GG
Tel: 01273 603109
screen-Art is an open access, screen printing workshop. We offer screen printing courses on both paper and fabric. Open access facilities are available on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, some Fridays and weekends. We welcome printmakers from the beginner to the advanced. Parking available
Slaughterhaus Print Studio
119-123 Hackford Road, off Hackford Walk, London, SW9 0QT, UK
T: 07946 854207
Slaughterhaus is a professional print studio offering a membership scheme for experienced printmakers, beginner and advanced courses and professional development opportunities for artists in south London. Facilities for etching, lithography, relief, collograph, drypoint, monotype. Please see website for more information, and for news of our courses. For all enquiries, or to be added to our mailing list, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thames-Side Print Studio
Thames-Side Studios, Unit 4 Harrington Way, London SE18 5NR
T: 020 8316 5522
Overlooking the Thames in SE18, we are a spacious professional studio offering facilities, courses and services in screenprinting, etching, offset litho, relief, textiles & large format printing; open access days and 24-hour key holder membership options and an editioning service for artists and galleries. Based at Thames-Side Studios, a sustainable community of high-quality affordable studios for artists, designers and makers on a 7-acre site in SE London.
Twocentspress – Printmaking in Tuscany
Via del Castello 148
Serrazzano, 56044 Pisa (Italy)
TwoCentsPress offers printmakers at all levels of expertise the opportunity to live and work in the extraordinary natural environment of the Metal Hills, in Tuscany, just south of the Etruscan town of Volterra. At very reasonable cost, for long or short stays, printmakers and their friends are accommodated in their own private apartment in a historical building within the walls of Serrazzano, and have 24/7 use of the adjacent workshop fully equipped for all intaglio printmaking techniques. The workshop has a large library on printmaking history and techniques, a wide selection of quality papers, and a B&W darkroom to support alternative photographic processes, traditional photogravure and photopolymer gravure. Technical assistance and instruction provided upon request. Materials and supplies sold at cost
16 Rose Hill Terrace, Brighton BN1 4JJ
T: 07986 532 161
Specialists in Screenprinting, Solar Plate Etching, Carborundum Etching, Monotype and Drypoint. Beginners and professionals welcome in a small but immaculate workshop to learn, experiment or Edition prints to the highest level. Sign up to our monthly newsletter on the home page of my website and receive details of printing opportunities, courses as well as deadlines for print competitions and exhibitions.
West Yorkshire Print Workshop
Open-access printmaking facilities silkscreen, etching, relief printing, drypoint, collagraph, photo plate lithography, photo intaglio & letterpress. We run Courses, Exhibitions and offer Memberships.
T: 01924 497646
75A Huddersfield Road, Mirfield, WF14 8AT
Worton Hall Studios
Home to Coriander and Curwen Studios and Huguenot Editions. Specialists in silkscreen, lithography, etching, digital steel facing, plate graining.
Artist studios available for rental. Visitors welcome by appointment.
Worton Hall Estate, Worton Road, Isleworth, Middlesex. TW7 6ER