Tag: Printmaking

Mini-micro press Mini home workshop

Mini-micro press

Anyone who has visited my studio will know that it is a very compact, little space. Not having the resources to have a home studio with all the printmaking equipment I might desire is a major reason why Double Elephant Print Workshop got started and continues to exist today. Set up in 1997 by Simon […]

New Year – New round of courses.

New Year – New round of courses.

There’s a whole round of New Courses due to get started at Double Elephant very soon for the Spring Term. In the 2nd week of January there’s Screenprint evening classes (for Fabric or printing on Paper), Linocut evening classes and day time 5 week courses getting started, plus a number of one day courses. We […]

Print-on-demand range. Prints on Demand

Print-on-demand range.

At the start of the Covid-19 emergency I wasn’t able to get into Double Elephant Print Workshop to do any printmaking. Then gradually I was able to get in now and then for short bursts of printmaking activity if I had another legitimate reason to be there (all to do with the workshop being positioned […]

Mentoring – and what happened next! colour-wheels

Mentoring – and what happened next!

I’ve had the privilege of helping quite a few people in need of mentoring. I very rarely advertise that I’m available for this kind of service. It’s usually has come about through people meeting me through Double Elephant or other activities I’m involved in, and there being a realisation that some one-to-one time exploring specific […]

IMPACT 10 (Santander) Santander

IMPACT 10 (Santander)

In September, I was very lucky to be able to represent Double Elephant at IMPACT 10. IMPACT is the international printmaking conference that takes place every two years. When Double Elephant was a mere fledgling, both Simon Ripley and myself (founder members) were at the inaugural IMPACT conference in Bristol, in 1999 and then again […]