Posts tagged ‘Colin Hagan’

March 14, 2014

Bridging The Ouseburn


A new book exploring the history of the Ouseburn will be launched at 36 Lime Street for the Spring Salon Sale.

The book, authored by Sue Bright, is Bridging the Ouseburn, celebrating 135 years of bridging the Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle upon Tyne.

The 44 page book, which charts the history of Bridges over the Lower Ouseburn Valley, has two connections to 36 Lime Street as it was designed by Colin Hagan at Northern Design and it contains new photography by David Lawson.

It will be available for purchase from Colin Hagan’s studio on level 1. All profits from this publication will be donated to Ouseburn Festival 2014.

The Spring Salon Sale takes place at venues across the Ouseburn on Sunday March 23rd, 2014 from 10am – 5 pm. Entrance is free and all are welcome. See for further details.

October 29, 2011

Behind the scenes at 36 Lime street

Colin Hagan

 Graphic Designer Colin Hagan, also known as Northern Design, plays an important role in the preparations that go into the Ouseburn Open Studios weekend at 36 Lime Street.

Publicity and Marketing is  key to promoting the organisation and the practitioners taking part in the weekends events.  Planning and preparation takes place weeks in advance, although there are always the last minute deadlines and alterations made.


Colin’s studio at 36 Lime street is not only his workplace but a space for exhibiting his own projects including a collection of Ampersand’s made from various materials including, wood, glass and ceramic.   A range of hand printed silk-screen prints hang on the wall reflecting Colin’s passion for Jazz and Blues music.