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About this facility

Regular inductions cover screen printing for fabric design, colour separation, illustration and marketing. Other printed media is hand-bound into slipcase books or collections in solander boxes

The print room boasts a range of presses available to proof and edition printed material, including an Intaglio press for copper sulphate etching, dry point and hot plate ground applications.  There are also trays of type for Letterpress and wood block impressions with bespoke polymer plate logos motifs.

In addition to the familiar collograph and lino cut processes,  the workshop is also frequently used to produce laser cut images for relief printing, rubber stamps and manipulated screen printed imagery.

The print room is staffed by a technical team who are practitioners in their disciplines, and support is given to exhibitions, performance, sales promotion initiatives, alumni and visiting artist residencies.

Tthe area is available to students through open access, subject to specific safety inductions, and with the accompaniament of technical assistance.