Posts tagged ‘silk screened’

September 8, 2013

New silk screen prints by Louise Bradley for Brighton Art Fair

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

 

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May 23, 2012

36 Lime Street Late Shows 2012

For one night only Theresa Easton spent the evening in the spacious corridor of Level 3 at 36 Lime street printing a series of Political Broadsides.

The evening was busy with visitors choosing their broadsides, literally hot off the press!

The discussion board went down well, with a lively debate ensuing between contributors.

There were some sad and despondent stories from those recently made jobless and those with direct connections to the austerity measure brought in by the government.

I plan to continue the debate and use the suggestions and discussions in a new artist book which i plan to send to the individuals concerned!

February 11, 2012

New Easter Printmaking Workshops at 36 Lime St

The next series of workshops in Hand Made Printed Books and Silk Screen Printing onto Glass lead by Theresa Easton at 36 Lime Street are coming up soon!

The Lit & Phil chap book

Theresa Easton has recently had book work acquired by the Tate Library, London, to form part of their ‘artists book’ collection.  The Lit and Phil Chap book now forms part of the Five and a half thousand books currently in the Tate Library’s collection, along with another of Theresa Easton’s Chap Book The Sunderland book, The Comet and Planting Can Foster a Sense of belonging.  For more information on Easton’s  artist’s book practice and print related work go to Axis.

Hand made printed book workshop 14th April 10-5pm £55 takes place on Level 1 at 36 Lime St.

The workshop is an ideal introduction to book binding techniques and simple printmaking processes.

Transfer printing onto found objects

 Silk Screen printing onto glass 21st & 22nd April 11-5pm £140 also takes place on Level 1 at 36 Lime St.

Theresa Easton caters for all abilities in this two-day workshop; those with some experience of printmaking are able to extend their skills and knowledge in silk screen printing and participants with a background in glass are able to develop a new area of expertise.  Complete beginners can enjoy the two days and produce a colourful printed piece of glass work at the end.

For further details and enquiries:

Tel; Theresa easton 07981381830

email: theresa_easton@yahoo.co.uk

blog; http://theresaeaston.wordpress.com

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.

Ampersand's

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.

October 27, 2011

The Book Apothecary has two days left of its current Tour

I think...concertina style book by Theresa Easton

Theresa Easton Altered Suitcase with hand made artist’s books and book work, including enamelled glass vessels.

Book Apothecary is inspired by the idea of book and botanical categorisation systems, proving that books can be visual as well as informative.  Part of the Durham Book Festival, the Book Apothecary is the inspirationl idea of Yvette Hawkins and presents  a travelling book museum created by the artists Yvette Hawkins, Aidan Moesby, Theresa Easton and Stevie Ronnie, and a team of young people.

Mini books by Theresa Easton on sale at Open Studios 26th & 27th Nov 2011

They have worked together to share skills in book binding, printmaking, sculpture, drawing, audio and writing to create a unique travelling vessel designed by furniture maker Nick James.  Find out more at www.bookapothecary.co.uk.

Catch Book Apothecary on its travels and explore hidden and unusual handmade books.

Thursday 27
Newton Hall Library 10am – 12pm

Peterlee Library 2pm -4pm

Friday 28
Wolsingham Library 10am -12pm
Chilton Library 2pm – 4pm