The Press

The press is a custom design Etching Press integrating the best features of the Brand Press, and several Japanese presses. It is one of the largest presses North of Victoria. The press bed is 36 inches wide and 54 inches long and accommodates large sheets of paper 34″ X 46″.

The studio is fully equipped with inking tables; a wetting area; a clean room for print and paper storage and cutting. It accommodates about 2-3 printmakers at a time. All Inks are water based and no toxic materials are used. Rollers, brushes and other materials are available. Paper and many sizes of plates are also provided. There is a materials charge for inks and paper. A full time printmaker is on hand to take care of your material needs and to assist you in pulling the prints properly so they may meet your professional standards.

About Mary Dudley