Sep 14

National Original Print Exhibition

NOP_BlogBanner11If you’re in London between now and September the 28th make some time to visit the Bankside Gallery to see the National Original Print Exhibition. A fabulous exhibition of printmakers, nation-wide. Stunning work in a diverse selection of print mediums from wood engravings to cyanotypes, etchings to screen print. This year the Badger Press was proudly involved as a sponsor; look out for the exquisite etching, ‘divide’ by Stephanie Nebbia the recipient of our ‘Badger Press studio award’. For more information visit the Bankside Gallery website.

Sep 14

Winchester Poetry Festival


Winchester Poetry festival kicks off this Friday, with a range of exciting events through Friday and the weekend, September 12th – 14th. As part of the festival artists from the Badger Press were asked to respond to and illustrate key poems chosen by the festival commemorating the first world war. If you’re out in Winchester this weekend have a look out for our prints exhibited in the Cathedral and Discovery Centre. For more information on the Festival and what you can hope to see, visit www.winchesterpoetryfestival.org if you’d like to enquire about any of the prints please click here to download a price list and email info@badgerpress.org to place your order.

Aug 14

Screen Print August 30th & 31st

ScreenPrint_CBPlaces still available on this weekend’s course! Join us in the studio for our 2 day Screen Printing course at the Badger Press on the 30th & 31st of August. Ever popular; our two day Screen Printing course will cover the complete screen printing process, designed to appeal to all abilities from beginners, to those wanting to brush-up on their existing skills; artists and graphic designers alike. Using photo emulsion to fix images to the screen or applying stencils directly; students will combine techniques to produce artwork that can originate from hand-drawn, photographic or digital starting points. For further information on any of our courses past or present please email info@badgerpress.org or call 07745104540

Aug 14

Badger Press/ Open Studio

OpenStudioSEPT_2014Visit the studio, see what we do and find out how you can get involved! It’s been a busy summer of activity in the Badger Press studio; we’ve seen the addition of some fantastic new artists, illustrators & designers working with us. The studio has seen new courses and activities develop, we’ve even taken the Badger Press studio on the road with great success at Camp Bestival.

On Sunday the 7th of September, 10am – 4pm, the Badger Press will be opening the doors of it’s beautiful studio in Bishops Waltham to welcome visitors to an exhibition of our artists work with prints for sale; come and see printmakers at work and join us for a catch up with plenty of tea & cake!

If you’d like to submit work for the exhibition and include your work in our prints sale please get in touch, send us an email click here and let us know what you’d like to include.

Aug 14

Collagraph Day/ August 23rd

Collograph3Discover the diverse and exciting printmaking process of Collagraph on this one day course on Saturday the 23rd of August at the Badger Press. On this one day course students will learn to make multiple plates using a range of materials to create textures and graphic patterns. Collagraph plates are simple and inexpensive to produce offering the potential for strong, dramatic, expressive and sophisticated imagery, providing artists with opportunities to explore and experiment. For further information on any of our courses past or present please email info@badgerpress.org or call 07745104540

Aug 14

Linocut Evening course August

Linoblue3Places still available on our Linocut evening course starting this Wednesday! This comprehensive evening course will guide you through the creative process of relief printing through Linocut. Running for 5 Consecutive Wednesday evenings/ 6.30pm – 9pm, starting on Wednesday the 13th of August. Generate your own designs, learn the techniques of linocut, print single and multiple colours by hand and work the printing press to produce exciting results! For further information on any of our courses past or present please email info@badgerpress.org or call 07745104540