On Sat 8th December, we’ll have a big roomful of original gift ideas for art lovers, a chance to meet the printmakers who work at INTRA, to join in on some printing fun and have a go on the famous tombola. For 20p you might win a printmaking class, or perhaps a tin of potatoes!
One of our favourite artists, and favourite projects, Rikard Osterlund’s photobook ‘Look, I’m wearing all the colours’ previewed as part of the Sick! Living With Invisible Illness exhibition last year to great acclaim, and it encapsulated the project perfectly. To publish the book, Rikard launched a Kickstarter campaign.
On Tuesdays INTRA is buzzing with Karen Verma’s popular glass classes, with intricate fused glass, copper foiling, stained glass and mosaic pieces being created over a series of weeks or months by her students.
An exhibition by Paul Jerome including his linocut, Risograph, collagraph prints and textiles work. Opens Tuesday May 1st, continues until Sunday July 1st 2018
Rikard Österlund has developed a wonderful photographic side to INTRA’s creative offerings, from hosting a Photobook Club, using our workspaces as a location for photo shoots, and to his amazing wet plate collodion portrait sessions – one of the earliest photographic processes.
Sara Wordley aka The Skiving Scholar brings her wonderful silver clay courses to INTRA most months and oh do we love them! This magical substance can be sculpted just like clay, but when it is fired in Sara’s kiln, the binder burns away leaving 99.9% real fine silver! After a whole lot of fun sculpting and some polishing …
Our print studio has a wide range of presses and printmaking equipment for paper and textiles. Used by a friendly community of printmakers it’s a great place for people from all over the South East to work on print projects. The studio can also be hired by the day for intaglio, silkscreen or relief printing for groups.
A welcoming community craft centre providing a ‘home from home’ where local crafters and families can practice, learn, teach and sell their crafts together. Skills include crochet, sewing, felting and paper crafts.
EDIT: Sadly Stephen moved on from INTRA in October 2015. We’ll miss him, but we wish him all the best on the other side of the estuary and hope he’ll visit us soon. ———————————————————– “What’s that?” “It’s Stephen’s glass kiln!” With his studio space positioned on the other side of an internal window looking into our …
It’s halfway through the exhibition run of ‘Beyond Boundaries – Printmaking by Xtina Lamb, Adam Piper and Liz Miller’ from INTRA residents Medway Fine Printmakers, and the feedback so far has been great. Visitors have enjoyed the inclusion of a selection of plates and descriptions of printmaking techniques, as it has both demystified the processes employed, and led to …