Digital Residencies: the Condition of the City

During the Covid-19 pandemic, Edinburgh Printmakers is offering support to 4 artists at any stage in their careers to research and develop new digital projects. The selected artists will each be awarded a remote 4 week residency and a bursary of £500 to experiment with digital technologies and new art forms. With the cancellation of […]

EP Graphics and Illustration Fair 2020 Call-Out

Graphics and Illustrations Fair 2020 | 25 & 26 April Edinburgh Printmakers are delighted to announce the first-ever EP Graphics and Illustration Fair, housed in Castle Mills, the largest centre for print in Europe and a beautifully restored heritage building. They are looking for inspiring and creative practitioners, collectives and creative start-ups to champion during […]

Workshops Week at Edinburgh Printmakers

Over 13 000 people visited Edinburgh Printmakers during Scotland’s Workshops Week at their new heritage home at Castle Mills.  Kicking the #workshopsweek off with EP Open Day on Saturday 16 November, Edinburgh Printmakers hosted a variety of activities from demonstrations and workshops to drop-in activities for visitors to try their hand at printmaking. With 40 […]

Development Manager

Freelance Engagement, for 15 months from March 2020 Fee: £13600 Travel Budget: £800 Deadline for Applications: 5pm Wednesday 15 January 2020 Role description This role is crucial to the next phase of Scotland’s Workshops development. Working closely with the Directors’ group you will develop the network through delivering agreed priorities as laid out below and […]

Fri 12 December – Tue 1 January

Courses Programme at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

NEW SKILLS FOR THE NEW YEAR Coming up in the new year Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop have more courses to get you thinking, making and learning new skills and processes. From introductory, one day, tasters in different artistic processes to longer evening courses or whole weekends that give you time to experiment with materials, ideas, and […]

School of Sideways Sculpture participants at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, led by Charlotte Barker, 2019.

Stills launch 2020 Course Dates

The new term of Stills courses includes a wide range of learning opportunities, covering everything from Liquid Silver to Super 8mm, Digital SLR and more starting in January 2020. Stills can support you to develop your skills and practice, whether you’re a complete beginner or an experienced photographer.  Stills’ tutors are professionals from a variety of fields of photography, digital media and […]

What’s on where during Workshops Week

  Here is the schedule of events at all 11 visual art organisations during Workshops Week from 16 – 23 November 2019.   Events are a mixture of one-off workshops, ongoing courses and open days. For full details follow the links.   Exhibitions that are also taking place during Workshops Week are listed after the […]

Alberta Whittle and Editions at DCA

DCA regularly works directly with the artists exhibiting in their galleries to develop limited edition artworks for sale. This gives people the opportunity to acquire affordable artwork by critically acclaimed contemporary artists while supporting DCA’s future programme. Having a generously equipped Print Studio at the heart of the building means that editions can be created […]

Workshops Week and Launch of Scotland’s Workshops Website

The first ever Workshops Week happened between 16 and 23 November 2019. As a group of eleven organisations, Scotland’s Workshops provide the foundation for visual art production in Scotland. With Workshops Week, the network – which includes an international acclaimed glass centre in rural Caithness, a cutting edge printmaking studio in Dundee and a city […]

Sat 11 November – Sat 11 November

Anniversary celebrations

Coincidentally 2019 is a year of celebration for 3 of Scotland’s Workshops. In November Scottish Sculpture Workshop will be celebrating its 40th anniversary in its beautiful location in the village of Lumsden. Celebration plans over the weekend of 2nd and 3rd November include a performative iron pour, pot luck breakfast and a series of workshops and […]

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International printmaking biennale for kids

Funen Printmaking Studio invites all children between 5 and 16 years old to participate in their printmaking biennale IBK2020. The biennale is an opportunity for all children and school classes to get their prints shown in their gallery during August 2020. All parti­cipants are guaranteed to be part in the exhibition, where an international jury […]