Exhibition: Cuckoo Farm Studios Print Workshop

Prints from an artists’ cooperative ranging from traditional etching to vibrantly coloured linocuts on display at The Quay Gallery, Snape Maltings.

Cuckoo Farm Studios Print Workshop Limited is a Registered Cooperative Society running at Cuckoo Farm Studios, Colchester. It provides workshop space for its members and runs courses in intaglio printing techniques for interested members of the public.


The Cooperative currently has twelve members at various stages of technical and artistic development. Some members have shown work in London and others show work through ‘’12 Printmakers (12PM)’’, a group of professional East Anglian printers.


Members of the Cooperative mainly uses intaglio and relief printing techniques, i.e. etching, linocut, jigsaw, chine-collé and woodblock engraving but will soon move into silkscreen.


Photographs of work and of printers in action can be found on the Facebook page. More information about the Print Workshop can be found on their website and enquiries about courses or joining the Workshop can be made through admin@cuckoofarmstudios.org.uk.