Exhibition: Flourish Award 2020

Selected from open submission, the 11th annual Flourish Award for Excellence in Printmaking exhibition launched in our project space in Huddersfield town centre on 1st August and is open to the public on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays until 12th September.

Solar Plate Printing with Kate Desforges

Solar plate printing

On Saturday we had the lovely Bianca and her Dad in the workshop to do a bespoke tuition session in solar plate printing with our technician Kate. This technique is sometimes also referred to as photoploymer gravure or flexo printing. The plates have a steel backing and are pre-coated with a light-sensitive emulsion. Photographic or hand-drawn […]