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Liverpool Print Fair

  • Sat, 27 Apr 2019
  • 10.30 AM - 5.00 PM
  • Tickets: Free

Liverpool Print Fair is a biannual print fair showcasing affordable art from a variety of talented printmakers, designers, and artists, selected from applicants across the UK. 

Family Workshop: Printmaking

Sat 27 Apr | 1 - 4pm

Get involved in the Print Fair with this family friendly print activity. We’ll be creating large scale collaborative prints so come prepared for creative chaos and wear (or bring) clothes that you don’t mind getting messy!

More info | Free, drop in



Bluecoat Print Studio Workshops 

Try printmaking for yourself in two introductory workshops in our Print Studio. 

Print Screen Workshop

11am - 1pm 

shape, colour and layering. You will be shown how images and cut out shapes can be transferred onto screens using photosensitive emulsion and you will take turns printing different layers to build up a series of collaborative prints that you can take away with you.

If you feel inspired by this session we run full day introductory workshops which will enable you to come back and use the print studio independently.

Tickets: £12 | Book Now

Relief Print Workshop

2 - 4pm 

This is a two hour taster session. Linocut is a process where you carve into a flat bloc,k in this case vinyl, and then roll the surface that remains with and ink, lay over a piece of paper and press to create a bold high contrast print. You will be shown how to use the different carving tools to generate different marks, and how to effectively roll up with ink and print. On the day you will make a one layer black and white print.

Tickets: £12 | Book Now 

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Bluecoat is Liverpool’s centre for the contemporary arts, the oldest in the UK. Our landmark building, located in the ...

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Mon - Sat 9.00am - 6.00pm
Sun 11.00am - 6.00pm

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