Archives for August 2012
This Sunday the 19th August at Manly Gallery, Anthea Boesenberg, Geraldine Berkemeier and Peri Tobias are speaking about their print making practice as part of the public programme for Warringah Printmakers Studio’s exhibition celebrating 15 years of safer printmaking, Leave Nothing But Prints. The talks will be illustrated, and will take place between 3pm and 4.30pm.
24 SEPTEMBER – 5 OCTOBER 2012
Date: Monday 24 September – 5 October 2012 (Monday – Friday = 10 days in total)
Time: 9 am to 4 pm each day, with a 1 hour lunch break (catered lunches)
Where: Djumbunji Press, 55-65 Greenslopes Street, Edge Hill, Cairns QLD
Number of participants: 10
Cost: $132 per day: $1320 over 10 days
Materials: Basic materials supplied, plates, paper, and extra ink can be purchased from the studio via materials cards (available as $25.00 or $50.00 cards)
Bookings: Must be made by 27 August 2012 by phoning (07) 4032 5598, or via email: email@example.com
Djumbunji Press Senior Printmaker Elizabeth Hunter has studied and taught in Australia and overseas. She obtained her BA at City Art Institute, Sydney, Australia; Attestato di Qualifica Professionale, Incisione, Regione Toscana, Italia; and MA at Surrey University, London. Previous positions include appointments in organisations such as; Studio Art Centres International (SACI) Florence Italy, Emily Carr College of Art and Design Florence Italy, Rebis Press Professional Print Studio and Gallery Chianti Italy and Meadowbank, Hornsby & St George TAFE Institutions Sydney. She has exhibited in Australia, Italy, England, the Czech Republic, Germany, Japan, India and the USA.Djumbunji Press opened in March 2009, The air-conditioned studio is set in a spacious open area on Greenslopes Street in the tropical cultural precinct of NorthCairns, opposite Centenary Lakes and the Cairns Botanical Gardens. The facilities include: A large Mitomel Press, an MES HD etching press; an NW small etching press; a Manuka small etching press; a Takach-Garfield Lithography Press (manual); 2 drying racks; an exhaust vent clean-up solvent room; and a process room with vapor hood for nitric acid.