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An exhibition of international prints celbrating 15 years of BIG a non-toxic etching process developed by Andrew Baldwin.
INVITATION | all welcome
Friday January 13 | 2017 | 6.00 - 8.00



ALSO SHOWING on Friday January 13

Vinita Voogd our visiting Californian Printmaker has been running workshops in multicolour Linocuts, Monoprints and Drypoint techniques this week. There will also be an informal showing of the techniques used and some of the prints in progress.

 

Breaking New Ground

Closing Day | Friday February 3 | 6.30

Andrew will give a short talk and there will be an opportunity to discuss and comment on the work in the exhibition | everyone welcome.

If you have been on one of his courses, a great opportunity to see what can be achieved with the etching ground.

The exhibition closes on February 3 |

Check here for opening times



* Please note we are operating entirely with volunteers. Our up to date opening times are on the website. Ring ahead if you need to be completely sure the exhibition will be open that day. 01792 464418 or text 07963769780

 

 

 


Monday Jan 9 | Meet the artist VINITA VOOGD | Welsh tea and cakes | 3.00 – 5.00

Free demonstration of the Chine Colle technique

 

Tuesday and Wednesday Jan 10 & 11 | Workshop |SINGLE PLATE REDUCTIVE LINOCUT [fully booked]

Thursday | January 12 | Workshop | MONOTYPE technique with stencil, overprinting with ghost plates, and variations.[fully booked]

Friday January 13 | DRYPOINT [fully booked]

 


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Californian artist Vinita Voogd is making a return visit to Swansea Print Workshop.

She first visited us in 2007 to run workshops in the three colour monotype technique.

Check out her website at http://vinitavoogd.com/ to see the fabulous range of prints

This gifted and inspirational teacher had a long lasting effect on the practice of our members which can still be seen today.

She will be running three workshops in the week Jan 8- 14 | This is a rare chance to work with this great printmaker.

 

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Monday Jan 9 | Meet the artist VINITA VOOGD | Welsh tea and cakes | 3.00 – 5.00

Free demonstration of the Chine Colle technique that she does so spectacularly well

Tuesday and Wednesday Jan 10 & 11 | SINGLE PLATE REDUCTIVE LINOCUT

Reduction Linocut using pin tab registration

Thursday | January 12 | MONOTYPE technique with stencil, overprinting with ghost plates, and variations.

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Vinita Voogd | Monotype with stencil and Chine Colle

Friday January 13 | DRYPOINT

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Drypoint on Duralar

Click HERE for full details

Please note: ALL COURSES must be paid in full to guarantee your place on the course. In the event you can’t attend, we will only refund any fees paid if we can fill your place.

Payment is by cheque | Cash | if more convenient we can send you BACS transfer details

The studio is closed over the holiday period but if you contact me I will book you a place and arrange payment Jackie Ford

01792472991

07963769780

jmford@ntlworld.com

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Californian artist Vinita Voogd is making a return visit to Swansea Print Workshop.

She first visited us in 2007 to run workshops in the three colour monotype technique.

Check out her website at http://vinitavoogd.com/ to see the fabulous range of prints

This gifted and inspirational teacher had a long lasting effect on the practice of our members which can still be seen today.

She will be running three workshops in the week Jan 8- 14 | This is a rare chance to work with this great printmaker.




Monday Jan 8 | Meet the artist | Welsh tea and cakes | 3.00 – 5.00

Tuesday and Wednesday Jan 9 & 10 | SINGLE PLATE REDUCTIVE LINOCUT

Thursday | January 12 | MONOTYPE technique with stencil, overprinting with ghost plates, and variations.

Friday January 13 | DRYPOINT

Click HERE for full details



 

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This International touring miniature print exhibition from Wingtip Press in Idaho, USA will be exhibited from December 6. Featuring over a hundred tiny original prints from artists across the world, the show has toured the USA, Australia and New Zealand and will be coming to SPW after its current run at the Workers Gallery in the Rhondda Valley.




THURSDAY LIFE CLASSES

 

The last class of 2016 is December 8th.
The annual Curry Night is on December 15th
Steve needs to know you are coming by 8th to make the booking | 01792 791439
Sessions start again on Thursday | January 5 2017

 


 

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 Visit our On-line Print Fair

Easy to browse and buy, we have a fabulous selection of prints and drawings perfect for unique gifts or to add to your art collection! And because the artwork has been donated to us – we can offer it to you at one-off special prices. Visit our On-line Fair to see work by popular and established printmakers.

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Visit our dedicated website showcasing this beautiful Collector’s Item.

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If you know someone who is looking for an extra special gift or artwork for a business or department then please pass on the Boxed Set details. A framed set of the prints can be seen in the main hall of the Dylan Thomas Centre.  Click here for more details 

SWANSEA PRINT WORKSHOP DYLAN THOMAS 50TH ANNIVERSARY * for a limited period only 


Keyholder Membership Available: GIVING ACCESS TO STUDIO FACILITIES 24/7

See the members page for details 


19a Clarence Street Swansea SA1 3QR

01792 464418  www.swanseaprintworkshop.org.uk

The studio is close to the town centre in Clarence Street, no 19a right opposite the central Bus Station. It has 1 hour parking outside. Wheelchair access not a problem.