Tag Archives: printmaking

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Printopolis Publication Now Available!

Update: As of July 4th, the price of our regular Printopolis publication will increase from its initial launch price of $35 to the post-launch price of $45. Make sure to purchase your copy today in order to take advantage of the lower price! We’re pleased to announce the publication of Printopolis, focusing on critical discourse surrounding the […]

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Call for Submissions: Editions 2016

Attention Canadian Printmakers Deadline for submissions of digital images: Monday, February 1, 2016, 11:59 pm EST. Deadline for submissions of accepted prints: Friday, March 11, 2016, 5:00 pm EST. Editions is Open Studio’s biggest annual fundraising event, providing necessary revenue in support of programs and operations, including affordable and equal access to printmaking facilities, exhibitions, […]

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OS 45: “That Embracing Space”

Written by Chris Jones Queen and Peter streets looked a lot different in 1970. In the parking lot across from the Black Bull stood a row of Victorian townhouses, one of them (above, photo by Vincent Sharp) was the original Open Studio. Despite a lack of windows and ventilation, an acid bath in the washroom, and […]

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My First Printmaking Class

Written by Chris Jones On Monday I joined five other print novices for our first ever Open Studio class. Fortunately, we dove into the shallow end with a 3-hour look at monoprinting with friendly, knowledgeable instructor Loree Ovens. The class was fun and fulfilling and inspired us all to consider exploring a little further. I, […]