Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Latest News

We are really excited to be collaborating with Milly & Martha Real Holidays / Cornwall, offering Cornish Creative Breaks. Milly & Martha have a range of beautiful cottages located in Cornwall and surrounded by the coast. 

"Milly & Martha love holidays in Cornwall! You will find in our news a bit of something for     
everyone.  Our aim is to introduce you to the best Cornwall has to offer" -  www.millyandmartha.com

For more details on Milly and Martha Real Holiday / Cornwall visit www.millyandmartha.com 

If you would like some help choosing the best place to stay in Cornwall for you, have any questions or comments, please get in touch! 

Milly & Martha Real Holidays / Cornwall - Tel: 07703 859 106

Milly and Martha Real Holidays / Cornwall - Email: info@millyandmartha.com

Monday, 22 September 2014


Kiwi is getting prepared for The Bedruthan Hotel & Spa Vintage Fair 2014.

Kiwi is preparing for an exciting 2 day pop up screen print event being held at The Bedruthan Hotel & Spa. We look forward to seeing you at the event and joining in some printing fun. 
Follow link for more information on the event and booking details: http://www.bedruthan.com/fair/

Photographs taken at Kiwi Print Studio 2014 ©

Thursday, 31 July 2014



Bookbinder Tim Lawrence and Printmaker Dena O'Brien are collaborating their teaching skills and specialist experience offering this fun and creative workshop in print and bookbinding. Using an etching press you will make a series of mono prints and embossings using a range of tactile materials onto specialist printmaking papers. From your series of prints you will select one and transform this into a cover for your handmade A6 book. The workshop will provide you with a taster in Mono printing and Bookbinding skills and techniques.

At the end of the workshop you will have produced a series of Mono prints and a hand made A6 book. Use your unique book as a journal, address book, sketchbook or a gift for someone special.

Level: beginner or improver

Price: £60 per person including materials

Dates: Saturday 9th August 2014
             Wednesday 20th August 2014

Times: 9.30 - 4.30pm

Class size & availability: 8

Requirements: Please bring a packed lunch, old shirt or apron, sharp craft knife, metal ruler, pencil and rubber. Please wear closed shoes.

Booking & questions: please email kiwiprintstudio@gmail.com to make a booking and we will send you a booking form and details.

Monday, 9 June 2014

Open Access

We are currently not offering any open access down at Kiwi Printmaking Studio, we are so busy with workshops that we have decided to focus on these over the Summer. It's all go down here but thank you all for your continued support as always.

Thursday, 6 March 2014

Competition time!

You Can Quote Me On That!

A competition for 14-18 year olds

Create a winning slogan and see your words in print ....

So you think you've got a way with words? Come up with a winning quote or slogan and you could see your big idea immortalised in print.

You Can Quote Me On That! is a collaboration betweenIllustrated Living and Kiwi Printmaking Studio to celebrate the Truro Festival 2014

Here's where you come in.... think of an original slogan, quote, saying or proverb and present it in black and white on an A4 piece of paper, it can be anything you like, although no rude words please as we are very delicate flowers.

The winner gets a place on a screen printing workshop at Kiwi Printmaking Studio and will pull their own print ready to take home and frame. Plus the winning design will be made into an A3 screen print and be printed by members of the public at a pop up screen-print workshop at Illustrated Living during the Truro Festival Click here for Truro Festival 2014 info

So what are you waiting for? Sharpen your pencils and get cracking, don't worry if you're not a budding Picasso, if your words are great we will work with you to turn it into a masterpiece.

To recap ....

Our competition is open to all 14-18 year olds

Create a winning slogan, quote, or proverb (it must be your original idea)

Present your quote in black pen on a sheet of white A4 paper

Entries to be submitted to Illustrated Living by 5pm Friday 28th March 2014

One winning design will be selected by Illustrated Living and Kiwi Printmaking Studio and announced on Friday April 4th 2014

The designer of the winning quote wins a place on a screen printing workshop with Kiwi Printmaking Studio Click here to visit Kiwi Print Studio

Everyone is invited to join in our pop up Screen-print workshop ‘Pulling Power’


"Pulling Power" Pop Up Screen Printing Workshop

What: A collaborative popup screen printing workshop event organised by Illustrated Living and Kiwi Printmaking Studio

Where: Illustrated Living, Lemon Street Market, Truro TR1 2QD TEL:01872 273631

When: Friday 11th & Saturday 12th April
9am - 4pm each day

Why: To celebrate and take part in Truro Festival 2014

Who: Everyone welcome, appropriate for all ages.

How: Turn up or book a Workshop session by visiting Illustrated Living
Pull a screen to create your own A3 size print
Take home and frame

Cost: £10 per session (£15 for two)

PLUS ....

People Watching Sketchbook Jam:

..... We're also running a Sketchbook Jam entitled "People Watching" inside Lemon Street Market, Saturday 12th April 2014 from 2pm - 4pm. Turn up with a sketchbook and drawing implements of choice. You'll be made welcome to pull up a chair in any of the cafes and shops and get sketching. If you would like to share or discuss your sketches with other artists please call into Illustrated Living and leave your details beforehand so that we can put you in touch with each other during the Jam.