Ouseburn Open Studios - Northern Print - Newcastle - Reino Unido
Kick off the Christmas Season with Ouseburn Open Studios
Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 November
Buy straight from the artists and shop locally this winter as Ouseburn's studios throw open their doors and offer you a warm North Eastern welcome.
Discover a wealth of unnusual, original and beautiful gifts and items for you home as you soak up the festive atmosphere, meet the makers, peruse the live artist demonstrations,and indulge in some of the seasonal culinary treats that the Ouseburn Valley has to offer.
At Northern Print you will find a studio and gallery full of warmth, colour and creativity:
* Have-a-go printmaking activities where you can hand print your own Christmas decoration to take home with you; * Northern Footprints, our latest exhibition featuring over 50 different prints produced by our own talented studio artists; * Carefully selected hand-printed gifts to help you with your Christmas shopping; * Hot spiced apple juice and nibbles to enjoy while you browse; * A behind-the-scenes experience of printmakers at work where you can meet the following artists:
Saturday 28 November AM:Joanna Bourne will be showing her beautiful atmospheric woodcut prints PM:Chris Daunt will be giving insight into the world of wood engraving All day:Lydia Wysockiwill be giving demonstrations on the electric press.
Sunday 29 November All day:Cath Hodson will be showing her striking screenprints All day:Jan Walton will be demystifying the collagraph process
This year a record number of studios are participating in the event:
With so much to see and do it will be well worth a visit so we hope to see you very soon.
Announcing Our Brand New Classes and Courses Brochure!
Whether you'd like to try your hand at etching, screenprinting, wood engraving, gum arabic or another form of printmaking we have it covered so click here to find out what's on offer from Jan to June and don't forget you can give vouchers and courses as gifts too - just call 0191 261700 for details.
Our gallery shop is now full of unique presents and stocking fillers so why not pay us a visit the next time you're in the area or take a look at our website which now offers even more prints and gifts to help make Christmas shopping a treat.
We appreciate that December can be a very busy time for many people, so we have set aside two evenings in December where you will be able to browse our gallery shop and Northern Footprints exhibition in a relaxed setting with festive refreshments at hand. We have free parking in front of the main entrance for gallery visitors so why not visit on your way home from work for a spot of winter inspiration?
The pieces each measure twelve inches square and are all available to purchase at a price to suit every pocket which makes it a perfect exhibition to see in the run up to the festive season.
Throughout Nov & Dec
Scrum Down Print Forward Film
If you've followed us on social media or checked our website in the last few months you have most probably heard about our extraordinary world record breaking linocut print created to celebrate the Rugby World Cup 2015.
Own Art is the Arts Council England - backed initiative that enables you to pay for purchases of artwork priced between £100 and £2,500 in ten manageable monthly instalments*. You can apply for this interest free loan at Northern Print and take home your purchase on the same day. Contact us on 0191 2617000 firstname.lastname@example.org for moredetails. *Subject to status