Project Print @ The Print Market Project

Alternative Woodcut  Week-end Workshop

5th & 6th May 2012

Saturday & Sunday  10 – 4 pm  Cost: £90 for the weekend.

Tutor & Artist : Pete Williams


This workshop will run along Williams’ show planned  for mid May at Chapter Arts Centre.

This workshop will be running over a Saturday & Sunday and will allow you to work on a large-scale project using specialist tools and techniques. All cutting and preparation of woodcut to take place on Saturday with final printing on Sunday. Basic print, wood block and equipment included. 

The workshop will include:

Block selection.

Preparing and drawing the block.

Use of cutting tools and demonstration of effects.

Multi block printing.

Hand burnishing techniques.

Paper selection

Proof printing using the studio presses.

Basic materials such as a small block, ink, sundries and proofing paper are included in the cost. Larger blocks and specialist paper are available to purchase at the studio.

All participants must book in advance to secure their place, as classes tend to fill up very quickly. Places are restricted to just six to allow individuals more time to use the facilities provided.


Free popcorn and beer…

Private View at Print Market Project this Friday
October 14th 2011, between 6pm – 8pm

Two new exhibitions in New York

(Image: Bruce Waldman, The Red Elephant)

Artist Pete Williams, the Creative Director of the Print Market Project is exhibiting in two New York galleries during October and November.

2011 RBPMW Annual Member Show
October 13, 2011 – November 6, 2011
Opening reception: Friday, October 14, 2011, 6pm –  9pm
Closing reception: Friday, November 4, 2011, 6pm – 8pm

More info at the The Elizabeth Foundation website

International Print Center New York
New Prints 2011 / Autumn
On View: November 3, 2011 – January 7, 2012
Opening Reception: November 3, 6-9pm
View press release

More info at the IPCNY website

Print Market Project opens

Studio Opening 14 October 2011