St Bride Foundation opened its workshop in 2010 on the site of the Foundation’s former gymnasium, offering hands-on training in traditional printing and engraving techniques, as well as evening classes, print history courses and summer schools.
Our courses are suitable for any interested party, be they beginners or experienced printers, with a range of workshops and academic sessions tailored to each. Whether it’s mastering letterpress or learning about print’s past and future, we have the perfect programme to help you develop your skills.
One Day Beginners Bookbinding Course
This short course, aimed at beginners, will introduce students to the basic skills involved in creating a multi signature book.
Wood Engraving (Relief Printing) Taster Day
You will be introduced to the process of wood engraving from preliminary drawings to printing a small limited edition of black and white prints.