At Warringah Printmakers Studio, cnr Lovett and Condamine Streets, Manly Vale on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th February, 2016.

Create photopolymer plates suitable for viscosity printing and then experiment with the many viscosity printing techniques. Seraphina Martin trained in Paris with Stanley William Hayter who pioneered colour viscosity printing in the 1960’s. She has a wealth of knowledge of viscosity printing to share..

Time: 10am to 4pm.

Members: $245     Non members/Associate members: $270

To book, contact Susan Baran.


6th March – 27th March 2016

Artsite Gallery would like to invite you and your friends to join the Sydney Printmakers    for the Official Opening of this exhibition by Emeritus Professor Sasha Grishin AM, FAHA, on Sunday 6th March  at 3pm.  Preview and purchase from 11am Saturday 5th March

Artsite Gallery Open 11am to 5 pm Wednesday to Saturday 165 Salisbury Road Cnr St Marys Street, Camperdown.

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Bookings are now open for a Friends of Hazelhurst bus trip to the National Gallery Canberra on 12th March 2016.  The bus will depart Hazelhurst at 7:30am and return 6:45pm. Bookings can be made through Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre on (02)  8536 5700 (Bookings have closed).

Of particular interest to printmakers will be the Kenneth Tyler Collection comprising over 7000 editioned prints, proofs, drawings, paper-works, screens, multiples and illustrated books as well as collections of rare candid photography, film and audio.

Image from Kenneth Tyler Collection website

This exhibition, held in the Peacock Gallery and set within the beautiful Auburn Botanic Gardens, is inspired by the resilience of the natural environment and its ability to regenerate within the urban environment with particular focus on the Auburn Botanic Gardens and Duck River. The exhibition features  multi-printmaking techniques and is accompanied by a series of workshops run by the Southern Printmakers Association members.

The exhibition opens at 2pm 23rd January at the Peacock Gallery.

There is plenty of onsite parking or there is a FREE BUS-  Auburn City Council runs the Gardens and Rivers Loop” service on weekends.

Thursday 4 Feb-  Makers Circle- PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP-Collograph prints
10am- 2.30pm   COST $10
Southern Printmakers provide a workshop for participants to learn the techniques required to make a collograph print.
Note: extended time, bookings required

Saturday 6 February PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP-Drypoint Etching
10am- 1pm cost $10
Southern Printmakers provide a workshop for participants to learn the techniques and create a drypoint etching.

Saturday 20 February PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP-Lino prints
11am-2pm cost $10
Southern Printmakers provide a workshop to demonstrate lino printing techniques