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Open Studio at Dover Studio Collective in May

Dover Studio Collective welcomes visitors to their Open Studios, as part of a series of Print Fair events in conjunction with Future Foundry in Dover, celebrating the 8th Fête de l’estampe. An informal event, this will be an opportunity to view a varied selection of prints while exploring traditional, experimental and practical printmaking processes with resident artists throughout the weekend.
Members of our regular Print Club will also be exhibiting some of the exciting print based projects that they having been developing in the studio this year.
Entry to the open studio is free.

Dover Studio Collective accueille les visiteurs dans ses portes ouvertes, dans le cadre d’une série d’événements Print Fair en collaboration avec Future Foundry à Douvres, au Royaume-Uni, célébrant la 8e Fête de l’estampe. Événement informel, ce sera l’occasion de voir une sélection variée d’estampes tout en explorant les processus de gravure traditionnels, expérimentaux et pratiques avec des artistes résidents tout le week-end.
Les membres de notre Print Club régulier exposeront également certains des projets passionnants basés sur l’impression qu’ils ont développés en l’atelier cette année. L’entrée au portes ouvertes est gratuite.

Saturday 30/5 & Sunday 31/5: Open Studio 11.00 – 16.00
Dover Studio: 67 Astley Avenue, Dover, Kent CT16 2PW

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Dover Print Festival in May dates

Dover Studio Collective will be running joint events with Future Foundry and The Dover Print Festival 2020 will take place across two venues:

Future Foundry at Biggin Hall, Biggin St, Dover CT16 1BD
Saturday 23/5 & Sunday 24/5: Dover Print Fair 10.00-16.00
Tuesday 26th: The Big Print 11.00-16.00

Dover Studio at 67 Astley Avenue, Dover, Kent CT16 2PW
Thursday 21/5: Drawing into print workshop 11.00-16.00
Friday 22/5: Frottage and monoprint workshop 11.00-16.00
Saturday 30/5 & Sunday 31/5: Open Studio 11.00 – 16.00

There will also be two themed workshop days at the Dover Studio:
Thursday 21/5 – Drawing into print with Marcia Teusink
Friday 22/5 – Frottage and mono print with Amanda Theisiger
For more info on these please contact

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8e Fête de l’estampe

Inscriptions ouvertes / Opening of registrations:
Over the years, the success of this festival has made it an unmissable event in the cultural calendar. La Fête de l’estampe provides a festive opportunity for many to discover this rich art that includes lithography, engraving, serigraphy, artists’ books and even digital prints. Exhibitions, outdoor studios, training sessions, open studios, conferences, performances, auctions, giant prints,… were organised in France and in many other countries in Europe on 26th May, 2020, for one day, or longer in some areas. Any event related to printmaking open at least one day between 15 and 31 May can participate.