Gatakers Creative Space Print Studio is open to the public every Wednesday and Saturday from 10am to 2pm.

Have a chat with one of our experienced printmakers or try your hand at printmaking. Free for first timers. 

Techniques include:

  • Relief printing - linocut, wood engraving and woodcut
  • Intaglio printmaking - etching, drypoint and collograph
  • Screenprinting
  • Monoprinting 

Studio Equipment: 

  • 2 Intaglio Presses (Etching Presses)
  • 1 large Albion Relief Press.
  • A large inking bench.
  • Rollers
  • 2  clean drawing tables.
  • 2  outdoor tables for etching solution, sugar lift and hard and soft ground application as well as solution containers.
  • Tools for preparing plate edges.
  • Bench hooks for cutting relief prints.
  • Lino cutting tools.
  • A variety of useful small brushes and tools for use.

Closed in shoes preferred. 

The Creative Space is open:
9.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday
9.30am to 2.00pm Weekends including public holidays