Talks and Events

Open Day 2019

Date: 16 November 2019

Time: 11am-5pm

Join us for our Open Day on Saturday 16 November. 

It will be an exciting day for adults and children alike. There will be printmaking demonstrations, printmaking workshops for adults and children (book on the day), creative activities for children (drop-in) and meet the makers in our Creative Industries Studios. 

Open Day Programme

Visit our two Exhibitions and there are many prints and desirable objects for sale in our shop.

Cafe Ink is open all day serving coffee, cakes, soups and lunches.

Drop-in activities for all ages 
- Where? Learning Studio 
- Cost: Free
- From 11am until 4pm
- No need to book, just drop-in on the day 

- Where? Print Studio (upstairs) 
- Workshops last around 1hour
- They run from 11.15am until 5pm.
- Cost: £5 adults / £3 children under 16
- Workshops should be booked on the day at the Booking Station in the Learning Studio (bookings open at 10m for morning workshops and 1pm for afternoon workshops). 

SCREENPRINT “STENCIL MAGIC” 11.15AM-12.00PM, 12.30PM-1.15PM, 3.00PM-3.45, 4.15PM-5.00PM
ETCHING “ETCH A SKETCH” 11.20AM-12.05PM, 2.00PM-2.45PM, 3.15PM-4.00PM, 4.10PM-5.00PM
RELIEF “PATTERN PRINT” 11.30AM - 12.15PM, 2.00PM-2.45PM, 3.15PM-4.00PM, 4.15PM-5.00PM
MONOPRINT “MAGIC MONO” 11.15AM - 12.00PM, 12.45PM - 1.30PM, 2.30PM- 3.15PM, 3.30PM - 4.15PM
LITHO “ASTONISHINK” 11.30AM - 12.15PM, 12.30PM - 1.15PM, 3.15PM -4.00PM, 4.15PM - 5.00PM

Artist Talks and Demonstrations
- Where? Print Studio (upstairs)
- From 11.15am until 4pm
- Cost: Free
- Drop-in

Etching demonstration by John Heywood (drop-in) 
Screen printing demonstration by Catherine Mynott (drop-in) 
What is printmaking? by Alastair Clark (drop-in) 
Lithography demonstration by Aleksandra Kargul (drop-in) 
Monotype demonstration by Nick Devison (drop-in) 

Tours of our Creative Industries studios


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