As Creative Careers Week is just around the corner, we caught up with WYPW member Lisa Stubbs to chat about how she got started and her top tips for anyone looking to turn their printmaking passion into a full time career.
Discover what inspires print-makers around the world in a series of talks exclusively for West Yorkshire Print Workshop. Hazel started her image-making career as a painter, graduating in the late nineties from Cardiff with a first class BA hons in Fine Art before exploring printmaking – a medium, in her own words “offering an […]
Anne Desmet RA introduces “Scene through Wood: A Century of Modern Wood Engraving”, the exhibition she curated for Oxford’s Ashmolean Museum from August through November 2020, in advance of its first tour venue – the St Barbe Museum in Lymington. Anne’s work will be showcased at St Barbe from January through March 2021. Anne has […]
Present 14th November – 22nd December Unit 2, Piazza Shopping Centre, Huddersfield We hope to open our Christmas selling exhibition in Huddersfield on 4th December, with a smaller version at our premises in Mirfield. However, the current restrictions around Covid-19 don’t stop you being able to purchase some fantastic art and craft by regional makers! […]
Glasgow based artist Bronwen Sleigh kicks off the series with her stories of taking inspiration from unused urban spaces and the fringes of cityscapes. Her artworks explore space rather than describing it, challenging perceptions of the ordinary by presenting it in an unfamiliar way. Bronwen has worked for The Royal College of Art, The Royal […]
Selected from open submission, the 11th annual Flourish Award for Excellence in Printmaking exhibition brought together a diverse range of printmaking by 13 artists from across the UK, presented in venues in Huddersfield and Scarborough. The winner of this year’s Flourish Award is Lucy May Schofield. The Great Art Award went to Louisa Boyd, and the WYPW prize to a student/recent graduate […]
21 of our members have been beavering away over the last 3-4 months to make their editions for this year’s 20:20 Print Exchange. Last week we were so excited to get the final submissions in, and wow! What an amazing selection we’ve got this year…
Michelle Keegan is no stranger to our workshop or indeed WYPW having received our Flourish Award for Excellence in Printmaking back in 2014. An experienced printmaker, Michelle has been sharing her love and passion for print …
Paul Walsh is an artist who lives in Mirfield and who creates visual and audio art. His visual art has been predominantly digital until he recently started to work in photo lithographic print.