Interview with Stanley Jones MBE

Our Future - is in your hands

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 allow much needed expansion, we have identified new premises at Great Thurlow just 10 a minute drive from here. The cost of converting the barn will be mainly met by The Thurlow Estate. However, we need to raise £250,000 to fine tune both studios, fit out the gallery space, buy additional equipment, pay for moving costs and to assist paying rent whilst we establish ourselves in our new location.
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News and Events

Sworders Auction Tuesday 20th April 10am - Make your Mark for Curwen

Apr 16, 2021

To launch our fundraising campaign for our expansion and move to new premises we are offering a p...


Curwen awarded £18,459 from 2nd round of The Cultural Recovery Fund

Apr 02, 2021

We are delighted to share that we have been awarded £18,459 from the second round of the Gove...


Gordon Chesterman hand printed poetry book during lockdown

Feb 09, 2021

Letterpress Printer Gordon Chesterman has been keeping busy during lockdown producing 20 copies o...


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Upcoming Courses

Open Access Sessions

13 May 21, 9.30am - 4.30pm, 1 day +

Open Access sessions are a chance to use the facilities in the studio to make your own wor...


Introduction to Wood Engraving with Anne Desmet RA

14 May 21, 10am to 4pm, 1 day course

An introduction into the classical method of woodblock engraving. You will engrave your im...


Screen Printing with Drawing Fluid

15 May 21, 10am to 4pm, 1 day course

Screen printing, sometimes called serigraphy or silk screen printing, uses the method of c...


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Printmaking courses for all ages and all abilities

An educational Fine Art Printmaking charity formed in the 1990’s and now firmly established with a reputation for excellence in its field. The course programme offers something for everyone regardless of age or ability. Schools, students and teachers,visit from across the region encouraged by both enrichment and higher exam grades.

The aim of The Study Centre is to preserve and develop the essential experience and skills that underpin the concept of the artist’s original print.