New work by 36 Lime Street member Louise Bradley, ‘cocktail sobranie’, painted cigar press in two parts. Available to see at the Spring Salon Sale coming up on 23rd March, 10 – 5. Find Louise on Level 2. Louise will be exhibiting at the Customs House and the Toffee Factory as part of the International Print Biennale 2014.
Brighton Art Fair, from September 20th to 22nd, is celebrating its 10th year and is bringing together over 100 of the best contemporary artists from the UK and abroad. This includes 36 Lime Street’s Louise Bradley, who’ll be showing new silk screen prints and drawings.
Contact Louise if you’ll be in the area for tickets – via her website
This weekend Theresa Easton will be taking part in New Writing North’s Christmas Book Emporium in The Debating Chamber in the historic centre of Durham’s Palace Green.
Fiona Barnes is currently in her 3rd year FD Photography degree at Sunderland University.
Her book Freemasons’ Hall, Queen Street Sunderland is a documentary based project highlighting ‘the oldest purpose built meeting place in the world’, Fiona Barnes.
Also on display by Sunderland based creative practitioners will be work by Tony Redman, Pauline Alldis, Jo Cunningham, Tricia Green, Alyson Stoker, Pauline Taylor and work by national & international practitioners.
The Sunderland Book Project is a not for profit project. Books are not for sale and visitors are positively encouraged to pick the work up, browse and read at leisure.
Theresa Easton will be showing a selection of book work including the latest addition ‘The Gardening Book’ which presents a collection of lino prints and silk screen work on Hahnemuhle paper in a concertina style; as well as Travels in Time, which proved very popular at Ouseburn Open Studios, so much so that a visitor decided to help themselves, soshe is now left with just two copies! It is a beautiful book that sits comfortably in the palm of the hand when folded up, but when unraveled tells a simple story of world culture and animal representation inspired by the Hancock Museum’s collection.
Theresa Easton works with a range of printmaking processes and materials including textiles, paper and glass. Recent work includes a selection of hand-made artist’s books for The Book Apothecary, some of which are on sale in the studio on Level 1, 36 Lime street over the Ouseburn Open Studios weekend, as well as the Christmas Book Emporium in the debating chamber at Palace Green, Durham 3rd & 4th December organised by New Writing North. For the Grand Raffle, Theresa has donated a hand-made printed book ‘The Gardening Book, and a set of miniature books made from labels.
Theresa delivers workshops in print and bookbinding from the Level 1 studio. The next workshop is Saturday 18th February 2012 10-5pm. For further details and how to book http://theresaeaston.wordpress.com .
This years Ouseburn Open Studios offers visitors something different with the 36 Lime Street Grand Raffle. For more details visit 36 Lime Street Gallery 26th & 27th November 2011 for tickets and prizes.
Sparklehouse, jewellery by Allyson Blackman, can be found on Level 2 at 36 Lime Street. Allyson Blackman has donated a selection of jewllery. Allyson makes and sells handmade, copper, silver and enamel jewellery. Each individual piece is hand-cut and decorated using enamel and carefully selected sections of vintage Chintz china patterns.
Original artwork has been donated by a selection of the creative practitioners based at 36 Lime Street.
Sue Woolhouse, architectural glass artist has donated a selection of glass brooches, usually retailing at £10 along with ceramic work by Julia Roxburgh worth £40. Julia Roxburgh’s studio can be found on Level 4 at 36 Lime Street.
Sue specialises in the design and fabrication of architectural glass, gifts and awards. Residencies are undertaken within schools, colleges and centres within the heart of the community.
Try your hand at glass fusing using bullseye in a creative and supportive environment with access to professional facilities. You can call Sue for further information regarding future workshops. Sue Woolhouse’s studio can be found on Level 1 at 36 Lime Street.
Challenging standard approaches to design, Helena Seget’s passion lies in creating idiosyncratic pieces for interior spaces. Working purely in porcelain, her current portfolio includes shelves, floor tiles, furniture and wall art.
Helena also undertakes photographic projects – such as her ‘Tyneside Cinema Chairs’ series, and her collaborative work with her pet rat, ‘Tony Blair Artist-Rat’, which was reported on across the world.
Helena’s work is sold both privately and through local galleries. Commissions are welcomed.
Lee Turner (Hole Editions) has provided two original Lithographs depicting local scenes. Hole Editions is an independent printer and publisher of direct hand printed fine art lithographs. Collaborating with local, national and international artists. Hole Editions can be found on Level 2 at 36 Lime Street.
Stephen John Marshall has worked as an artist in the community for many years either individually or with other artists, particularly Malcolm Smith.
The work he has undertaken covers a large range including banners, commissions, coordination of projects, events, murals, mosaics, sessional projects, teaching in schools and workshops.
Louis Bradley, organiser of the Grand Raffle has a studio on Level 2 at 36 Lime Street and will be showing a selection of new work inclduing silk-screenprints made recently at Northern Print, also taking part in Ouseburn Open Studios.
Silk Screen Printing onto Glass with Theresa Easton
Where: 36 Lime street, Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Cost: Two day workshop £14o per person including all materials
Chris Williams creating design work for glass.
The workshop aims to introduce you to simple stencil making and how to use glass enamels. The first day will explore mark making, layering and registration techniques.
Magdalena Marciniak taking part in one day workshop.
The workshop is aimed to provide you with skills and knowledge in setting up your own screen-printing facilities, either at home or in your studio. You will have the chance to design you own work ready to print the following day. The second day will be spent learning techniques and printing onto the glass. If you have any ideas to work from, bring them along. The glass size is A4, you will be provided with two pieces of float glass. If you have ideas to work from you may want to make sure they fit A4.
Date & Time; 11th & 12th February 2012 10-5pm
Location; 36 Lime street, Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 2PQ
Group size; Maximum 5 adults
To book: Payment must be made in advance
Telephone: Theresa Easton 07981381830
Email: email@example.com for further information about a course, booking and local transport & accommodation details.
36 Lime Street, Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE12PQ
The Sunderland Book Project is co-ordinated by 36 Lime Street based printmaker Theresa Easton and is a an ongoing book project aiming to provide opportunities for those taking part to exhibit their work nationally & internationally.
Open Call for Submissions
The Sunderland Book Project invites national and international artist’s, designers, bookmakers and printmakers to design and make an artist’s book, pamphlet, zine or comic inspired by the North East of Englands coastal city of Sunderland. Choose from the city’s rich history in seafaring, industrial heritage and glass making, (to name just a few) or document contemporary landmarks such as the Stadium of Light, University City and the Aquatic Centre boasting the only 50m swimming pool between Leeds and Edinburgh!
The aim of the project is to collect a wide range of unique interpretations of the city of Sunderland from around the world. The books will be exhibited in national and international venues, reflecting the cities international export tradition.
This is a touring exhibition and has strict guidelines.
- Work to be no larger than: 21x15x1cm
- The artist can choose the edition size, but must be a minimum of 3. The exhibition will require two copies for exhibition. The artist can retain the third copy for their records.
- Deadline for receipt of work Thursday 1st December 2011.
- The selectors decision is final
- To submit work, email firstname.lastname@example.org requesting a submission form or down load the application form at the bottom of this page.
- Suggested research: www.visitsunderland.com www.twmuseums.org.uk/sunderland
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.