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The Etching process
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Art in Action
1120 July, 1997
Nr Oxford. England.
96 Sedlescombe Road,
London SW6 1RB
Tel: 0171 381 3192
Fax: +44 0171 381 0605
This annual event attracts
thousands of visitors to see and experience many
kinds of arts and crafts. The printmaking displays
and demonstrations are particularly popular. Jo
Barry, Richard Bawden and Sandra Baxter will
demonstrate etching this year. Bernard Cheese will
draw on and print from lithographic stones and Simon
Burder will hand print limited edition lithographs.
Richard Wardle will be screenprinting and Anne Desmet
will talk about all sorts of printmaking, giving
special attention to her speciality, wood engraving.
Ian Stephens will also demonstrate wood engraving.
This is often the first time many
members of the public have ever seen printmaking in
action and they become instantly fascinated. The
atmosphere is always happy and relaxed with
participating artists enjoying the contact with the
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