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Success for Curwen from Governments Cultural Recovery Fund

Oct 12, 2020

Curwen Print Study Centre has been awarded £53,973 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic...

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Our Future - is in your hands

Sep 14, 2020

Stanley Jones founded the Curwen Print Study Centre in the 1990’s and he is determined that we secure its future for generations to come.

To continue to meet our mission and to a...

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Curwen Sans .... the font we have just discovered....

Aug 25, 2020

While putting together promotional material for us in our drive to move to new premises Firebrand Creative, Stef Musgrove & Mark Offord, discovered the Curwen Sans font. It was lovely...

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Curwen Delivers Creative Packs to Cambridge City Council in Support of Family Home Activities

Jul 20, 2020

Last week as part of the Creative Packs Project we delivered 250 printing packs to Cambridge City Council for distribution to families via the City Food Hubs. These packs containe...

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CPSC receives Arts Council Emergency Funding Grant

Jun 15, 2020

We are delighted to share we have been awarded a grant from the Arts Council Emergency Response Fund to help support the Study Centre through this difficult time. The aim of this emergenc...

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'Make it Big, Paint it Red' Curwen Volunteer Olivia Crawley End of Year Show

May 31, 2020

'At an university open day talk, a lecturer said they’d worked for someone who said; “When in doubt, make it big. If still in doubt, paint it red”. This phrase has...

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John Mills ARCA PPRBS FRSA Sculptor - Honorary Fellow at CPSC - At home in his Studio

May 02, 2020

John Mills is a Sculptor of repute whose many works include 'Blitz' The National Firefighters Memorial outside St Pauls Cathedral and Monument to the Women of World War II in Whitehall un...

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Jacqueline Sugden rediscovering old and learning new skills

May 02, 2020

"Aside from gardening and tackling endless DIY jobs I have been using my time, to FINALLY tackle some much overdue home etching - I had materials purchased 3 years ago that had never been...

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Charles Shearer - Life in London

Apr 24, 2020

"I can imagine the workshop and the Spring sunshine and machines resting. Thank you for sharing some of what you and others are doing at this moment and the opportunity to share at this t...

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Melanie Goemans during Lockdown

Apr 23, 2020

"I have my 3 children at home so I haven't found time to focus on painting in my studio. Instead I made an exhibition of etchings in the old shop window at the front of our house, offerin...

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Sarah Jameson - Field Days

Apr 17, 2020

I attended a fantastic nature monoprinting day course at the Curwen centre in July 2019 with your tutor Hannah. The course was a huge inspiration for me at a time when I was finding print...

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Emma James Tutor at Home....

Apr 01, 2020

Emma James has been creating a print studio on her kitchen table and teaching her daughter Gelli Plate printing. It is a really experimental monoprinting technique that can be used in lot...

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Roz Howling Printing at Home

Apr 01, 2020

Roz Howling is currently attending the Curwen Certificate Course assessed by Stanley Jones MBE and Chloe Cheese RCA. Roz has just finished Term 1 (10 weeks) which focused on Relief techn...

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Artists Alex Hirtzel & Melanie Goemans in the studio printing for upcoming Exhibitions

Mar 06, 2020

This week artists Alex Hirtzel & Melanie Goemans were with us in the studio, printing and preparing for exciting exhibitions. Alex is collaborating with scientist Dr Dave Lawson and ...

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Curwen Launches Online Booking System

Jan 08, 2020

Curwen Print Study Centre has added Online Booking to its website. Launched for the start of 2020 it will enable immediate access to course availability via its website. Anyone wishing t...

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Ursuline Academy Students meet Stanley Jones MBE

Nov 05, 2019

Art Students were treated to a surprise Masterclass from Master Printmaker Stanley Jones MBE while on a school trip to the Curwen Print Study Centre. Head of Art Raymond Butler was thrill...

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Exhibition - Invitation to all 30 November & 1 December

Nov 11, 2019

Everyone is invited to celebrate the graduation of our Certificate group on Saturday 30 November from midday until 4pm or Sunday 1st December between 11am and 3pm. Visitors will have the...

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The Curwen and Stowe - 20 Years

Oct 11, 2019

In celebration of the 20 Year association between Stowe School and Curwen an exhibition featuring prints from The Curwen Archive is on display in Watson School of Art at Stowe School. The...

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Cambridge University Staff Counselling Team at Curwen

Sep 04, 2019

The Team from Cambridge University Staff Counselling Centre had an away day in the studio getting a taste of both Lino and Dry Point printing techniques. It was an opportunity to learn a ...

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Curwen print workshops for The Library Presents in Cambridgeshire

Aug 23, 2019

We are delighted to have been selected as a workshop provider for The Library Presents series this Autumn in Libraries throughout Cambridgeshire. We will be delivering 2 hour printmaking...

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