Hot Bed Press
Hot Bed Press Printmakers' Studio | The Casket Works, Cow Lane, Salford. M5 4NB | Tel: 0161 743 3111 | Email: info@hotbedpress.org

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We’re delighted to launch our fresh season of printmaking workshops. Time to shake off the holidays and start your year with new energy, creativity and passion.

This season we have a great selection for absolute beginners through to you seasoned printmakers, designers and artists. We’re pretty sure that we have all bases covered this season, from Screenprinting to Risographology, Relief Printing to Book arts, with a couple of brand new etching workshops to keep your fingers inky and eyes delighted with creative goodies.

We also welcome guest tutors Emma Gregory, (Wax on Wax Off- a Beginner’s Guide To Etching and The Deeper Etch – a Further Foray into the world of metal and acid), and Kevin Holdaway, the self-styled Lino King.

We’re now open for bookings so browse, peruse and click or call the office to book your place on a course and expand your knowledge whilst having fun alongside your fellow creatives.

For more information please contact Andy at info@hotbedpress.org on or after Monday 5th January. Courses start on Monday 22nd February and run to Sunday 26th April.

 

We also still have a just a few places left on our Complete Book Artist course – the last places available on our year-long courses.

 

Current Course List


Masterclass

The Complete Book Artist 2015 - Year Long Course

1 Year Course
Starting: Tuesday 3rd February 2015
Ending: Tuesday 15th December 2015

From: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Run over 2 terms of 15 weeks this course is aimed at artists looking to explore and develop ideas through the form of the artist’s book. The course is not… Read more...

Cost: £1,200.00 / £1,200.00 members

Fully booked

The Improper Book

Weekend Course
Starting: Saturday 11th April 2015
Ending: Sunday 12th April 2015

From: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

When is a book not a book? Spend a weekend exploring the delights of paper and the relationship between form and content, making an array of fascinating,… Read more...

Cost: £130.00 / £110.00 members

Fully booked

Marbling

1 Day Course
Starting: Saturday 18th April 2015
Ending: Saturday 18th April 2015

From: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Create beautiful, colourful patterned designs onto paper ideal as end papers, book covers, wrapping or even just to line your drawers! To create marbling is… Read more...

Cost: £65.00 / £55.00 members

Fully booked

Print Your Own Monsters

Weekend Course
Starting: Saturday 25th April 2015
Ending: Sunday 26th April 2015

From: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Explore the design process of creating a small scale repeat pattern suitable for printing fabric to make up into your very own little monsters, developing… Read more...

Cost: £130.00 / £110.00 members

Spaces available

Typewriter Art

1 Day Course
Starting: Sunday 26th April 2015
Ending: Sunday 26th April 2015

From: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

The word as art using typewriters. Create beautiful text based art in book form. From concrete poetry to text based design, our pool of typewriters will be… Read more...

Cost: £65.00 / £55.00 members

Spaces available

Rudiments of Letterpress

Weekend Course
Starting: Saturday 9th May 2015
Ending: Sunday 10th May 2015

From: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

This beginners course introduces you to the basics of type, (using both metal type and our lovely, recently acquired wood type), the different presses at Hot… Read more...

Cost: £130.00 / £110.00 members

Fully booked

The Great Zine Machine

1 Day Course
Starting: Sunday 17th May 2015
Ending: Sunday 17th May 2015

From: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Let Frau and Gertrude take the strain. Our lovely risograph machines can help you print in limited run production, play about with layering colours and get… Read more...

Cost: £65.00 / £55.00 members

Spaces available