Calder Press Printmaking Workshops


Calder Press

Specialist Printmaking Courses

Autumn Term 2017

Learning at Calder Press

Calder Press one-day workshops provide key skills in the development of a creative printmaking practice. Learning takes place in small groups within a friendly and supportive atmosphere. Practical demonstrations are used as the starting point for an intensive workshop experience, which aims to facilitate the creation of exciting and ambitious prints to a professional standard. Workshops are suitable for both beginners and more experienced printmakers wishing to further develop their skills. Please note that there is a maximum of three students per workshop so early booking is recommended.


About Calder Press

Situated in the historic village of Mid Calder near Edinburgh, Calder Press is the print workshop and home of the printmaker Nicholas Devison. Nicholas set up this small professional studio when he moved to Scotland with his family in 2013. He has worked as a printmaker for over 25 years and has taught in a number of art schools including Course Leader for MA Printmaking at Cambridge School of Art. He currently teaches courses at Edinburgh Printmakers, Edinburgh Napier University and Leith School of Art. Nicholas has exhibited both in Britain and abroad and has work in a number of collections including the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.


Printmaking Courses Autumn Term 2017


Saturday 7 October 2017                  Monoprint Masterclass

Saturday 14 October 2017                Drypoint and Carburundum Printmaking

Saturday 28 October 2017                Collagraph and Carburundum Printmaking

Saturday 4 November 2017               Monoprint Masterclass

Saturday 18 November 2017             Drypoint and Carburundum Printmaking

Saturday 9 December 2017               Collagraph and Carburundum Printmaking


Times: Workshops run from 10.30am – 4.30pm

Price:  £85 per person inclusive of materials.

Refreshments plus a light lunch will be provided.


For course bookings and further information please contact:


Mobile: 07765950692

Calder Press 37- 39 Bank Street, Mid Calder, Edinburgh EH53 0AS