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Workshops and activities
Festival of Printmaking
University of Stirling 16-18 Aug 2024

Ironbridge Printmakers    

Practical demonstrations using a Gunning Press               

Room 1                         

Sat     10-12, 1-5 

Sun    10-12, 2-4


"Genius Bar" -  technical advice from the well-known ink manufacturer to aspiring and experienced printmakers 


J P Purcell    

Display of artist papers from the UK’s leading retailer 

Room 1

Hawthorn Printmaker Supplies    

Display of printmaking supplies

and demonstrations using a Hawthorn Etching Press

Room 2

Forth Valley College Printmaking    

Screen printing demonstrations

and display of student work

Room 2

Fri       6-7

Sat      11-12, 2-3

Sun     11-12, 2-3

Printmakers of Scotland   

Linoprinting with a garden roller

Concourse / courtyard 

Sat 12-2

Sun 12-2

The University of Stirling   

Demonstrations of a 19th century

Columbian letterpress

The Pathfoot Press


Printmakers of Scotland  

Demonstrations of ‘getting started’ in printmaking



Live music   


Sat & Sun         



  • The University ‘coffee pod’ will be open across the weekend, selling hot and cold drinks and snacks.

  • On the concourse, there will be a picture framer where you can leave work to be framed.

  • A wrapping station will be available for wrapping work for you to take away if you require this.

  • A raffle will give you a chance to win an original print.

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