Welcome to the Bracken Press PRINT-workshop website

Individual courses for print-makers, in intaglio (etching, drypoint, aquatint)

& block printing & wood engraving  (lino-prints, surface printing) & letterpress


Established 1974.

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The etching & letterpress workshop


Rochat etching press (26 x 48 Bed)

Arab platen press Crown folio

Acid baths & water trough,

Heater boxes (2)

Aquatint box,

Plate cutter,

Workbenches.


All ancillary tools associated with etching.


Hand made- Papers

A selection of handmade and mould made paper for printmaking.




The newly created lino/ wood engraving & letterpress workshop.

Albion platen press 1889

Harrild & Sons 1869 Table top platen press

Columbian platen press 1845

28 x 14 feet in size,

3 platen press, 2 nipping presses

Various gelatine rollers(1 inch - 10 inch

Spindle rollers (3)


Comprehensive stock of oil based & water based inks


Rolls of traditional lino

Easy cut lino

Vynil

English boxwood engraving blocks.

Drying rack

Lino cutting tools

Wood engraving tools



The drawing workshop/ studio

Rochat etching press

Arab platen press Crown Folio