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News from February 2018

Front page news!

Monday 5th February 2018

Congratulations to LPW Artists Sarah Kirby and Soraya Smithson, whose banner, made here at LPW to celebrate the life of Leicester suffragette Alice Hawkins made the cover of The Guardian today.

News from January 2018

Artist in Residence Call Out

Wednesday 31st January 2018

We’re looking for an Artist in Residence to create new work in response to the work of artist Suzanne Balkanyi, whose prints we will be showing in out Exhibition Space from October – October 2018.

Extra courses added due to popular demand

Monday 15th January 2018

Extra dates for Linocut and Wood Engraving Taster courses and a second Linocut day course.

Journeys Festival International Call Out

Thursday 11th January 2018

LPW is delighted to collaborate with ArtReach to commission an artist to create new work for this years’ festival

Call out for Steering Group Members

Wednesday 10th January 2018

CVAN EM is seeking new Steering Group members as the organisation delivers the last phase of a three-year programme of activity and plans for the future.

News from December 2017

Make Prints and be Merry

Thursday 7th December 2017

Christmas Shopping at LPW and our Holiday Opening Times

News from November 2017

January - July Programme Out Now

Wednesday 22nd November 2017

Our January – July courses are now all available to book online

Leicester Print Festival

Wednesday 8th November 2017

Join us at our Print Festival this weekend. Exhibitions, drop in printmaking activities, artist talks, demonstrations, prints for sale and more!

News from September 2017

Autumn's great for printmaking

Wednesday 27th September 2017

Silkscreen, letterpress, etching, solar plate, textile, bookmaking and Introduction to Print courses coming up

News from August 2017

New LPW Director

Thursday 31st August 2017

Leicester Print Workshop is delighted to announce the appointment of Yasmin Canvin as its new Director as of 9 October.

News from July 2017

Printmaking Prizewinners

Wednesday 26th July 2017

LPW supporting artist talent in the region

Small Print International Prizewinners Show

Monday 24th July 2017

New Summer exhibition of prints by Danielle Creenaune and Andrew Kozlowski

News from June 2017

New August - December 2017 course programme out now

Thursday 29th June 2017

You can now book and pay for all our courses online.

Leicester Print Workshop achieves another 4 years funding from Arts Council England

Tuesday 27th June 2017

The announcement made by Arts Council England today confirms ongoing funding for Leicester Print Workshop.

News from May 2017

Coming Up

Saturday 27th May 2017

The Spark Children’s Festival, Half Term Tuesday, Kibworth Book Festival, Society of Wood Engravers, Small Print International, Riverside Festival

Printing Parks Exhibition & Celebration

Thursday 4th May 2017

Our Project Space will play host to an exhibition of prints made as part of a project delivered by LPW in partnership with Leicester City Council and the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Our new exhibition opens this Saturday

Thursday 4th May 2017

Join us for the opening of The Society of Wood Engravers 79th Annual Exhibition from 3pm – 5pm. Everyone welcome!

News from March 2017

Cultural Exchanges 2017

Monday 6th March 2017

We were delighted to work with De Montfort University on two of their Cultural Exchanges Lectures this year.

News from February 2017

Our Big Move Exhibition and Artist Talks

Friday 24th February 2017

New exhibition showing at our exhibition space featuring work by the four Our Big Move Artists in Residence. Next Talk will be Sumiko Eadon and Emma Gardner on 29 April.