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15th – 24th September, 2017


10 – 14 Waterloo Place, BN2 9NB


The Fair

Brighton Print Fair is a new selling event taking place over ten days, promoting printmaking in all its various forms. Sixty printmakers will exhibit their work showing a wide range of print techniques; etchings, screenprints, woodcuts, linocuts, letterpress and more. Additional workshops, talks and activities will make the show a real celebration of printmakers and printmaking.

Brighton Wayzgoose

On the second Saturday of the fair we’re holding the Brighton Wayzgoose – which will be a series of events (in addition to the main fair) centered around a printers tabletop fair whre printer will sell printed products – ‘artists books, ‘zines, printed bags, posters, cards, fabrics. Ditchling Museum of Art and Craft’s print trolley will be helping visitors print free postcards.


Mid Century Prints – from Emma Mason Gallery

Emma Mason will present an exhibition of Mid Century Prints in the South Gallery.

Emma Mason is showing a range of prints celebrating the skill and craft of mid-century printmaking. Work will include linocuts by Robert Tavener, screen prints by Geoffrey Elliott, lithographs by Paul Sharp and wood cuts by Peter Green and Tadek Beutlich.


Three Colour Monoprint Workshop

Monoprinting using the three colour technique. A workshop with Jane Sampson at Brighton Print Fair on Friday 22 September. By definition a monoprint is a one off print popular with artists because it is so expressive and versatile. The results are somewhere between a painting and a print. Experimenting with the technique can act as… Read more »

Lino Block Print Workshop

Aidan Saunders from ‘Print Wagon’ teaches the basics of cutting and printing a lino block print (5 hours) at Brighton Print Fair on Thursday 21 September. For the past three years, Aidan Saunders has toured the U.K freshly pressing linocuts and exhibiting a wide range of hand-printed ephemera. Dubbed the ‘Del Boy’ of print by… Read more »

Screenprinting Workshop with Jane Sampson

Screenprinting is a very accessible medium that can achieve great results even with a minimum of equipment. It is a sophisticated form of stencilling where the stencil is carried on a mesh stretched tightly across a frame. This one day taster workshop with Jane Sampson on Wednesday 20th September will show how to work on… Read more »

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  The Art Fair is my annual opportunity to launch new work before thousands of visitors, to meet with previous buyers, old friends and get an immediate response to my latest work.