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Brighton Print Fair ** 15-24 Sep 2017 ** Phoenix Brighton

Brighton Print Fair is a new selling event taking place over ten days promoting printmaking in all its various forms. 80+ printmakers will exhibit their work showing a wide rang of print techniques; etchings, screenprints, woodcuts, linocuts, lithographs, monoprints, collagraphs and letterpress. Additional events and activities will make the show a celebration of print! The fair takes place at Phoenix Brighton opposite St Peter’s Church in central Brighton


Print Fair Opening Event
The 10 day Print Fair will sell work by printmakers from around the country.
Also featuring a drop in cinema with short films about printmaking and a Mid Century Prints exhibition by the Emma Mason Gallery
14 September
18:00 – 21:00

Print Panel Discussion
The event is hosted by Pressing Matter magazine
16 September
17:00 – 19:00

Wayzgoose Tabletop Graphics Fair
A chance to buy printed bags, books, posters and cards directly form the maker.
Ditchling Museum Print Trolley will invite you to come and print a letterpress postcard too.
23 September
11:00 – 17:00

The Brighton Wayzgoose Evening
Fast format slide presentation, 8 printmakers (TBA) each show 20 images of their work followed by a chance to meet and discuss with printmakers over a glass of wine. (Price includes first glass of wine – top-ups by donation).
23 September
Saturday 18:30 – 21:00


Instant Masterpieces
with Simon Tozer

A one hour workshop introducing screen printing and producing a simple paper stencil print. Suitable for families.
16 or 17 September
11.30, 14:00, 15:30

Letterpress Poster
with Tom Boulton

Print your own poster at this drop in class.
16 September
Saturday 11.00, 12.30, 14.00, 15.30

Drypoint Printing
with Gary Goodman

Learn how to create prints using the special dry point technique.
19 September
11:30 – 17:00

Tabletop silkscreen
with Jane Sampson

Jane Sampson from ‘Inkspot Press’ in Hove teaches the basics of screen printing
20 September
11:30 – 17:00

Intro to Linocut
with Aidan Saunders

Aidan Saunders from ‘Print Wagon’ teaches the basics of cutting and printing a lino block print
21 September
11:30 – 17:00

3 colour monoprint 
with Jane Sampson
Jane Sampson from ‘Inkspot Press’ in Hove teaches how to create a print colourful image using this mono printing technique.
22 September
Friday  11:30 – 17:00  £45


Source: Brighton Print Fair – Phoenix Brighton

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