Printmaking Blog Information

The Lillstreet Art Center Printmaking studio is also home to Hummingbird Press, a fine-art publishing collaboration between artists and printmakers.


Print A Gallery Opening

The Lillstreet Printmaking Department now has a dedicated exhibition space in Printshop A called "Print A Gallery" on the third floor of Lillstreet Art Center in the northwest corner of the building.  Our goal will be to showcase printmaking from  resident artists, students and prints created by Hummingbird Press Editions.

Please stop by the printshop Friday, Dec 3rd during Lillstreet's Holiday Party from 6-10pm for our first exhibition of work by:

Ian Weaver ( upcoming resident artist in printmaking)
Woodcuts and Paintings
Hiram Long   


Printing an Etching

Lillstreet Art Center printmaking instructor and Master Printer of Hummingbird Press, LAC, Tom Lucas, demonstrates how to print an etching.

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