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How to use our New Japanese Stamp Kit!

Thursday, September 14, 2017

We're really excited to show you this new Japanese stamping kit that has just arrived. It contains everything you need to carve your own stamps and start printing them! We couldn't resist having a go ourselves so here's a little tutorial on how to use our new Japanese Stamp Carving Kit.  Read more

New Japanese Stock

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Following Shirley's visit to Japan earlier this year, we are expanding our Japanese Woodblock Printing and Relief Printing range! We've had great fun testing out new products and have loved opening each parcel as it arrives from Japan with new stock. There are lots of new things now available on our website (and more still on the way!) Read on to find out more about some of our new products from Japan:  Read more

Reduction Linocut Workshop with Ian Phillips

Thursday, August 03, 2017

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Printing a solid lino block with a baren

Friday, July 21, 2017

One of the hardest things to do when printing a relief block (lino, vinyl or wood) is to print solid blocks of colour.  Read more

Mokuhanga in Tokyo!

Thursday, July 06, 2017

I (Shirley) have been on a trip to Tokyo to attend a five day Mokuhanga course (Japanese Woodblock) and to meet with a few of our suppliers. I have never been anywhere like Tokyo before so it was an experience on lots of different levels. I have been lucky enough to attend a couple of Laura Boswell's courses (her courses with us are full for 2017 but her 2018 courses will be on the website soon!)  Read more

A weekend with LinocutBoy

Thursday, May 25, 2017

This past weekend we had Nick Morley AKA LinocutBoy come to our studio to teach a weekend course in Multi Block Lino. Read more

Printing with the Xcut Xpress

Thursday, April 06, 2017

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Using Hawthorn Process Colours

Thursday, March 23, 2017

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Multi Block Printing on Fabric with Easy Carve

Thursday, February 23, 2017

This project uses just one block of Easy Carve to create a two colour block print on fabric. This is an adaptable technique that will have you printing yardage in no time!
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Carve a Stamp Kit

Thursday, February 09, 2017

This is Maisie on work experience at Handprinted. Shirley and Holly have very kindly let me try out this Carve a Stamp Kit and write about my thoughts on it. The kit contains: An ink pad, carving tools (1 V shape fine tool and another V shape wider tool) and 5 blank stamps. Read more