May 20, 2017
Your chance to visit a working studio from 11am - 5pm each day. A unique opportunity to meet and discuss Printmaking with experts in their field.
On Saturday renowned Master Printer Stanley Jones MBE who worked with Henry Moore for over 30 years, Paula Rego, David Hockney, John Piper, Barbara Hepworth, Ceri Richards, Paul Hogarth, Bernard Dunstan .... the list is endless.
Chloe Cheese is also here on Saturday. Daughter of Bernard Cheese and Sheila Robinson, Chloe grew up in Great Bardfield at a time when Bardfield was a creative hub and she was in and out of the studios of Edward Bawden, Eric Ravilious, Michael Rothenstein, John Aldridge, George Chapman to name just some.
On Sunday David Borrington owner of Dekkle Studio which specialises in Intaglio, Relief and Stone Lithography will be in studio to share his expertise and his own work with visitors.
The Curwen Gallery has donated prints to sell at bargain prices to help raise funds and you can buy raffle tickets to win a days course in studio.
Tutors will be on hand to share their work and discuss course opportunities.
Come and enjoy the studio and its historic presses built in 1800's and still in use today.