Do you want to print your own work?

Do you need access to printmaking equipment and materials?

Do you want to etch a copper-plate?

Do you want to proof a lino- or woodblock?

Do you want to make monotypes?

You can access the studio for half-a-day or a full-day or a couple of days.

Rent space at Warren Editions to make your own prints independently.

 

STUDIO FACILITY RENTAL AT WARREN EDITIONS

FULL DAY SESSION – R990

Studio opens at 9am and closes at 5pm

HALF DAY SESSION – R550

Morning 9am – 1pm OR Afternoon 1pm – 5pm

 

USING THE STUDIO FACILITIES –

  • You’re welcome to make an appointment to view the studio.
  • Each person is responsible for their own specialised stationary, metal plates, Brasso, PVC, linoleum, woodblocks, carving tools, printing ink, paint and printing paper. The studio sells Zerkall Printmaking paper.
  • The studio facilitates intaglio, relief and monotype.
  • Warren Editions will supply etching tools, etching facilities, steel facing facilities, cleaning solvents & materials, etching grounds, gum arabic, asphaltum, shellac, tarlatan, brayers, rollers, gum rosin, carbon paper, pigment paper, newsprint, polyester.
  • It is expected from you to work independently.
  • In the case of you requiring an assistant printer – a fee of R115 per hour (or part thereof).
  • In the case of you requiring to consult with Zhané Warren regarding your project and/or techniques or requiring Zhané Warren to set up your particular printing process or demonstrate a technique – a fee of R287,50 per hour (or part thereof).

 

PRINTING SIZES FOR ETCHING

BLUE PRESS (100 x 200 cm)

Accommodates a plate of 70 x 140 cm, maximum thickness 1 mm.

Therefore, maximum paper size can be about 90 x 160 cm.

 

SMALL PRESS (50 x 90 cm)

Accommodates plate size 35 x 50 cm, maximum thickness 1 mm

Therefore, maximum paper size can be about 45 x 65 cm.

 

PRINTING SIZES FOR RELIEF

BLUE PRESS (100 x 200 cm)

Accommodates block size 70 x 140 cm, maximum thickness 10 mm (use runners).

Therefore, maximum paper size can be about 80 x 150 cm.

 

SMALL PRESS (50 x 90 cm)

Accommodates block size 35 x 50 cm, maximum thickness 10 mm (use runners).

Therefore, maximum paper size can be maximum 45 x 65 cm.

 

*All prices include VAT.