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Leicester Print Workshop
11 May 2015
Nothing reminds me of summer more than Dutch cloth. The beautiful patterns and colours just scream sunshine, blue skies, and Carnival.
With summer just around the corner I thought I'd investigate...
9 May 2015
If, like me, Typeface the film bummed you out with its depressing outlook for woodtype and letterpress, then Pressing On provides the antidote.
The feature length documentary examines the relevanc...
25 Apr 2015
A beautiful film about the artisan wood carver Motoharu Asaka, who is helping to keep Japan's print heritage alive.
20 Apr 2015
Best thing on the internet today, hands down, are these gifs from the AS220 Print Lottery. Visit the website to see more of them; click on the image to animate and get sound effects.
9 Apr 2015
In Loving Memory Of Work is a visual record of the UK Miners’ Strike 1984-85. Bringing together myriad political graphics and cultural ephemera alongside first-hand testimonies, the book is by tur...
31 Mar 2015
Filmmaker Bill Newsinger's study of Leicester Print Workshop's Lithography Intern, Kathryn Desforges. Stone lithography is a favourite printmaking technique for many fine artists but its use of sc...
13 Mar 2015
Born to the fourth generation of a family of dyers and printers in India, Vijendra Chhipa’s love for fabric and color has led him to actively perpetuate his community’s age old tradition. As the c...
Printing with coal dust
April 9, 2015
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