Print Making

Linda Tolchard

Artist, owned dedicated printmaking workshop set in delightful rural location six miles west of Hereford city. The Print Shed is suitable for monoprint, collagraph, carborundum print, etching, lino block, solar plate printing, drypoint and other related processes.

The Print Shed, housed in thoughtfully converted outbuildings offers

  • specialist print studio
  • drawing studio
  • printmaking courses
  • exhibition opportunities
  • technical help
  • specialist on site framing facility

The use of safe and environmentally friendly materials is strongly promoted.

Specialist print studio

Large airy studio on the ground floor equipped with a modern intaglio press, the press is geared so very easy to use.

The well appointed specialist studio offers

  • Rollaco Etching press, bed size 24” by 48”
  • Basic inks and consumables
  • Safe etching facility
  • Use of rollers, push knives, etc
  • Hot plate
  • Drying space
  • Portable press for outreach programmes
  • Printing paper for sale at reasonable prices
  • On site framing facility offering discount to workshop members
  • Solar plate

Drawing Studio

Once the hayloft over a cowshed this studio is on the first floor, accessed via stairs. This is a handy area to prepare your printing plates, make drawings and to have a cup of coffee. There is a kettle, teabags, coffee etc and a mini-fridge here. There is ample room for four people to work in this space.

The Print Shed has off road parking, a picnic area in attractive gardens and for cooler days there is a choice of pubs nearby.