We’ve been working hard at Handprinted getting lots of designs together for a new range of Ready-Made Thermofaxes. We wanted to create adaptable designs that can be printed as they are, in repeat, layered to create textures and printed onto paper or fabric! A special project using these new Thermofaxes is underway and we can’t … Continue reading "New Ready-Made Thermofax Designs"
Earlier this week I went on a day trip to Cranfield Colours the manufacturers of the lovely Caligo Safe Wash Ink. They are working on a new product and had asked Ian Phillips along for his input and I asked if I could tag along. Ian is a relief printmaker whose work can be seen here. … Continue reading "Day out to Caligo with Ian Phillips"
Fantastic exhibition at Somerset House – Pick Me Up. The annual contemporary graphic art fair. Such a wealth of inspiration and quality of work. Unfortunately, it finished today the 1st April 2012. Highlights included Print Club London who had various artists screen printing throughout the day especially liked Simon Fitzmaurice’s Underground, a Modern Toss Photo … Continue reading "Pick Me Up London"
Yesterday we got the keys to our new premises. We are very excited and busily painting the floor and the shelves. It will be a place where our customers can come and browse and print if they like. The hand table and wash out booth arrive next week!
We are off to Germany this weekend to the largest trade fair for the creative arts in the world! My feet are tired trudging around the NEC so I might need to invest in some new shoes – any excuse. We are expanding our range of printing and dyeing supplies so are excitedly sourcing new … Continue reading "Creativeworld – Germany"
Today is a very exciting day in the Handprinted office, we are having some new screens made with our fantastic new logo printed on them. Here is a sneak preview, we are hoping to have these screens available in a couple of weeks.