Please get in touch by email if you are interested in any of the services we offer:
Supported sessions (with tuition and technical support)
The studio is available on a sessional basis for those who have attended a course or have
printmaking experience and wish to develop their creative work in print. The cost is £30 per
hour which includes sundries like ink but not paper or plates which can be purchased on the
day. You will work alongside Rebecca or one of our other experienced printmakers. We
can give you technical and artistic advice to help you to realise your creative aims. Subjects
offered are monotype, lino-cuts, collagraphs, acrylic-resist etching and photo-etching. Two
people can come together for £35 per hour. Please enquire about availability by email
giving us an idea of what you would like to work on.
Independent studio hire
If you are an experienced printmaker you can arrange to book the studio to use the facilities
independently on a regular basis eg one day a week. We currently have no vacancies for
this but please drop us a line to register your interest for when a day does become
As well as our programme of bookable courses, we are able to offer tailor-made
workshops in printmaking or related subjects. We work with a number of expert tutors and
your group will be matched to the most suitable for what you want to do. These will be held
at the Hearth and usually last for a minimum of one day.
Specialist printmaking materials
Printmaking materials are available for purchase, everything you need to make etchings
(acrylic resist type), photo-etchings, collagraphs, lino-cuts, woodcuts and monotypes.