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News from October 2018

Join us for our third annual Print Festival!

Thursday 11th October 2018

Our studio is open to everyone on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th November. Learn about print, see new prints made by our members, buy a print and make your own prints!

1,000 Native British Trees

Monday 8th October 2018

We’re hosting an installation of 1,000 linocuts for two days in November to help raise money for Autism East Midlands and The Woodland Trust.

News from August 2018

Look Up

Wednesday 22nd August 2018

We’ve been working with artist Farhad Berahman to create new large scale screenprints as part of Journeys Festival International.

No One Will Ever Know How Happy I've Been

Wednesday 22nd August 2018

Our exhibition of etchings by Suzanne Balkanyi (1922 – 2005) and our Artist in Residence Jane Sunbeam is now showing at the LPW Exhibition Space.

News from July 2018

July - December Course Programme Out Now!

Thursday 19th July 2018

New courses, tutors and early bird discount on selected courses for bookings made by 10th August!

News from June 2018

NEW Programme of Summer School Artist Talks

Tuesday 19th June 2018

We are delighted to be hosting a series of three artist talks to compliment our July Summer Schools. Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment!

LPW Members' Show 2018 Call Out

Wednesday 6th June 2018

For this year’s Members’ show, we are inviting LPW Artists to propose print based artwork, events, performances or other activity that explores the idea of a response through time.

News from May 2018

Buckingham Palace Visit

Friday 25th May 2018

Our Director Yasmin and former Director Lucy recently attended a reception at Buckingham Palace, through an invitation from one of our key funders, Garfield Weston Foundation.

Dementia Awareness Week

Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Leicester Print Workshop is working towards being Dementia Friendly. During Dementia Awareness Week we are offering free letterpress activities and an interactive tour of the studio for people with dementia and their carers.

Jane Sunbeam is our new Artist in Residence!

Thursday 3rd May 2018

We are thrilled that artist Jane Sunbeam will be our Artist in Residence from April – June, creating new work in response to the work of Suzanne Balkanyi.

News from April 2018

Printing Parks Exhibition & Celebration Launch

Friday 27th April 2018

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.

Last places left on our Summer Schools

Thursday 19th April 2018

Our Summer Schools are a perfect opportunity to dedicate time to perfecting, exploring and furthering your practice.

News from March 2018

Cultural Quarter Lates

Tuesday 20th March 2018

We’re excited to be working with our neighbours Two Queens and Phoenix to present a new progamme of late night gallery openings.

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