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Happy New Year from Leicester Print Workshop

5th January 2017

Turn over a new leaf. Make 2017 the year you learn to print.

Is printmaking one of your new year resolutions?

Whether you are a beginner, in need of a refresher or an experienced printmaker looking to try a new technique we’ve got a selection of courses suitable for participants at all levels of experience. Our Introduction to Print courses are a popular starting point, and we’re running two courses starting in February, a Thursday morning class (10.30am – 1.30pm) and a Thursday evening class (6pm – 8pm.)

We’re also running a selection of short taster sessions making it easy to dip your toe in and have a go at printmaking.

Bookbinding Taster Morning, Saturday 25th February

Monoprinting with Stencils Morning, Saturday 4th March

Linocut card making afternoon, Saturday 11th March

Printmaking Without a Press Afternoon, Saturday 3rd June

Letterpress Taster Morning, Saturday 1st July

Week Long Summer Schools

Following on from the success of our first Summer Schools last year we’re very happy to be running these courses again this July. This time, chose from etching, lithography or textile screenprinting and spend a week learning and experimenting with a small group of participants.

Become a member of the Studio

If you’ve attended a course recently and are looking to continue to develop your printmaking, please get in touch for more information about joining LPW as a member. Our studio is open Tuesdays – Saturdays with a late night opening until 8pm on a Saturday and we always have a technician on hand to offer support. Read more about becoming a member here.

Learn More

Our biennial exhibition of contemporary print by LPW members, Passion2Print is currently on show at our exhibition space, The Print Room at LCB Depot and Phoenix Cinema until 28th January. Our exhibitions are free and a great way to find out more about printmaking.

Happy New Year from LPW, we hope to see you in 2017!