Tuesday 2 November 2010

Myths and legends: from the Ancient to the Modern & Edinburgh Printmakers¹ Open Day

Myths and legends: from the Ancient to the Modern
13 November to 23 December 2010
Stories based on myths and legends conjure up a rich source of visual imagery and have served as an inspiration to artists throughout history.  Mythologies reflect the culture they serve, offering an explanation of the world.
Inspired by Scotland’s own rich heritage of stories, Edinburgh Printmakers presents an exhibition of artwork by artist members that explore the world of myth and legend, the dark and the light, the good and the evil, from supernatural to super fantastical, a feast of imagination awaits you.
This is our largest annual members’ exhibition where we will be celebrate the festive season with a showcase of some of Scotland’s best printmaking talent.
Choose from an unprecedented selection of contemporary, original, fine art prints, hand-made on site in the studio at Edinburgh Printmakers, and take them home the same day.
If you are searching for a unique gift for that special person, then look no further. Prices start at around £30!
Edinburgh Printmakers’ Open Day
Saturday 13th November 11am-5pm
A fun packed day filled with hands-on events:

-            printmaking workshops for kids & adults
-            printmaking demonstrations
-            studio tours
-            artists talks
-            frame sale
-            Myths & legends exhibition
-            limited edition prints for sale

Edinburgh Printmakers, 23 Union Street
EH1 3LR  Telephone: 0044 131 557 2479

Sarah-Manning Cordwell
Head of Sales and Development

Edinburgh College of Art (eca) is a charity registered in Scotland, number SC009201