fully equipped, 1200 square foot printmaking studio
is located just off Martin Luther King Blvd., convenient to both
downtown Austin and the University of Texas. Equipment
available includes a 34" x 60" Takach-Garfield electric litho
press, a 30" x 50" Brand litho press, a 36" x 60" American French
Tool intaglio press, a 12" x 24" Griffin intaglio press, a 20"
x 30" Vandercook letterpress, a 17" x 22" proofing press (for
woodcuts, linocuts, and type), and a large Nuarc flip top exposure
unit (for photo litho and photo etching). The shop also has paper
soaking trays, acid baths, aquatint box, hot plates and work tables.
The shop is well lit and air conditioned.
Our studio is available by appointment. Plates and paper are
available for purchase. One of Slugfest's printers is usually
available for free occasional assistance to open studio users.
Intensive assistance is also available.
day (4 hours)
Membership is available for 6 month periods, and includes
unlimited access, storage and other benefits. Six month membership
is $120/month or $700 in advance.Technical assistance for less
than a day is available for $25/hour and must be arranged in advance.
reserve shop time and technical assistance, or to arrange editioning
call Tom Druecker or Margaret Simpson at (512) 477-7204. Custom
workshops are available by arrangement.
Contract Printing : Please contact
us for pricing.