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

Hot Bed Press currently employs five staff.


Sean is the Artistic Director whose job it is to oversee all aspects of Hot Bed Press, to plan, develop and oversee the education programme, marketing, income generation, and funding. Sean is also Course Leader for the Complete Printmaker courses, and teaches the 3rd year. He initiated the 20:20 Print Exchange, (now the largest print exchange in the UK). Sean has a B.A. Honours degree from Loughborough College of Art, and a Masters Degree in Printmaking from Wimbledon School of Art. He wrote The Print Workshops Directory published by A & C Black .


Andy is the Operations Manager; responsible for developing and overseeing all operational and administrative work, including marketing, organising exhibitions and events, finance and bookkeeping, membership, workshop bookings and all communications. He was awarded a ‘New Entrepeneur Scholarship’ and studied Enterprise Management at Manchester Metropolitan University. Andy has a Degree in Fine Art from Leeds Metropolitan University and is a successful artist in his own rite specialising in painting and screenprinting. He has been shortlisted twice for the prestigious John Moores Painting prize, has exhibited nationally and internationally and his work is in many public and private collections.

Craig Atherton is Technician – Wednesday 10.00am – 5.00pm, Thursday 1.00pm – 9.00pm and Friday 10.00am – 5.00pm

Andrea Westall is Education Officer – Wednesday 10.00am – Friday 10.00am – 5.00pm

Fiona Bundy is Exhibitions, Marketing & Events Officer – Wednesday 10.00am – Friday 10.00am – 5.00pm

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We are building brand new better looking more contemporary website. When this is up and running there will be a fuller page on staff and what they do here.