All posts by Lynne Blackburn

We have been screen printing some beautiful, multi layered editions for artist Simon Kirk recently. The original pieces by Simon are made using collage so our challenge was to create a screen print which had the feel of the original. We printed them in around 10 layers using semi-transparent inks to achieve the right look. Here … Continue Reading ››
Lynne Blackburn opened her solo exhibition of original prints at The Cauliflower Gin Palace in Seven Kings for July's 'Second Thursday' event. 'Celebrating the Familiar' opened on Thursday 16th July and runs until 13th August. The exhibition looked fantastic in the gorgeous surroundings of the Victorian Gin Palace and received some great reviews. The show also … Continue Reading ››
We're very proud to announce that we had the privilege of working with artist Carne Griffiths on a beautiful screen print of his ink, tea and alcohol drawing 'Flower of Life'. 'Flower of Life' is a 7 layer screen print, hand printed by Lynne Blackburn at Hippo Screenprinters. With the full involvement of Carne at every … Continue Reading ››
SORRY this workshop is now FULLY BOOKED One day linocut workshop using Japanese Vinyl. Your workshop tutor will be Sam Marshall. You can see Sam's work here - www.sammarshallart.com This workshop is aimed at anyone who is new to linocut and also students who have experimented before but who would like to refresh their skills and knowledge. Over the course … Continue Reading ››
Screen Printing on paper - One day workshop. Saturday 21st June - 11am til 4pm. The workshop costs £80 per person and you need to book and pay in full before the 14th June to be sure of your place. Your tutor will be Lynne Blackburn. This workshop is designed for beginners to provide an introduction to screen printing using … Continue Reading ››