We have 42 artists, galleries and print people taking part with over half of them new to the event. There will be prints for sale, print demonstrations, kids workshops and now a print raffle and a printmaker's printmaker award! Screen-print, intaglio, linocut, wood engraving, collagraph, digital, woodcut and more.
We have some new sponsors, being Sheffield City of Makers and Hawthorn Printmaker Supplies as well as Folksy.
The event takes place between 10am and 4pm, on Sat 11th November 2017, and entry is £1 (free for under 16s). All profits go towards St Mary's charity for homeless people and refugees.
The poster design was created by Jonathan Wilkinson aka We Live Here.
The artists taking part this year are:
Colours May Vary
Sarah Du Feu
Our Favourite Places
Printed By Us
The Folded Forest
Sheffield Print Club
We Live Here
In addition to this, the following people will be giving demonstrations during the day:
Neil Woodall - etching
Sheffield Print Club - screen-printing
Pop Press - letterpress
We will also have a kids printing workshop run by Jo Rucklidge, and Hawthorns will be bringing their printing presses, inks and other equipment to show you.
The date of Sheffield Print Fair 2017 is Saturday 11th November 2017. Put it in your diary!
The event is at St Mary's Church & Community Centre, Bramall Lane, Sheffield S2 4QZ. A map is here.
We also have a Facebook event page here, so let us know if you're coming and please share the event, if you can.
The events runs from 10am until 4pm. Entry is £1 (free for under 16s). There is also a cafe on site, serving meals, tea, coffee and cakes.
We hope you can make it along!
James, Jane and Suzi x
Here are some images by artists/printmakers taking part:
|The Folded Forest|