20/12/2010

Christmas Open Day



Thank you so much to everybody who came down and supported the Open Day Workshops - we really appreciated it and we hope you were happy with your Christmas goodies!

06/12/2010

It's begining to look a lot like Christmas!




Here is what some of our Print Room members have been up to in preparation for Christmas - busy printing cards and pressies - and here is us at Clutter City - Thanks to all of you who came along for a chat and bought things!

25/11/2010

Christmas Open Day / Workshops / Party!



Its that time of year! Stew Christmas open day and party!  During the day: Workshops and printmaking demonstrations; screen print your own wrapping paper, whittle a spoon, play giant jenga, meet Father Christmas! In the evening: Live music, hot food and warm cider and mulled wine. See you there!

Christmas Elves at Work




Our workshops have been busy with crafty types making their Christmas wares. Here is a taster.....of Vicki (Red Red Blue) and Jo's (jostaffordjostafford) stuff - see their websites for more - they are selling at: Clutter City, Cherry Cherry and Deepdale Christmas Market.

Christmas Clutter City


We have got a stall at Clutter City....for all your crafty needs...come check out our wares and have a chat about the Print Rooms

17/11/2010

Movember



Tim and Daz have been printing up their Movember T-Shirt designs down at Stew and we think they are ace....if you do to you can buy them at £15 a pop. For each one sold £10 goes straight to Movember. They have already sold 25 so if you can help get them up to 50 they will have raised £500 for a great charity!

08/11/2010

BIG DAVE STOMP - A musical celebration of the life of Big Dave Hicketts


Sunday, November 14 at 5:00pm - November 15 at 1:30am @ the Playhouse Bar

DEFTEX, NEUTRINOS, D.O.D.O.D
DJ’S FROM 5PM TIL MIDNIGHT
FOOD FROM TOTEM INNA SOUTH AFRICAN FLAVOURS STYLE

Come raise a glass, come bump fists, come dancing, come smiling, come wear a golden suit, come bearing an owl, but come. If you knew Big Dave in any way, you are most fervently encouraged to join us in a musical celebration that will go no way to filling the gargantuan hole left in our world by his absence, but will, at least, be loud.
Stew Print Rooms will also be there with our mobile printing set up, bring your own textile item to print on be it a t shirt, bag, what ever you like!

Here's Luke and Karen printing the posters for the event at Stew....


Shhhh.......


Sam off of out of Shhhh Collective has been printing work for his new exhibition down at Stew. It opens this Thursday (the 11th Nov) at Knowhere Bar. The exhibition is from 7 till 10 with an after party going on till late. Check out http://shhhhblog.tumblr.com/ for more deets.

31/10/2010

Cobra Fist band T's

Here's a recent project with Sheffield based band Cobra Fist in there new merchandise made at Stew print rooms...

13/10/2010

Free King Merchandise made at Stew













Here's some photos of the print run making some limited edition T-shirts and session CD covers for Free King Sound System and their record label Sugar Beat.
If you'd like to screen print your own merchandise or use our mobile screen printing set up at your event get in touch for more information! 

testing out some new prints....

Thanks Richard!


Print room member Richard Horne left us this screen print for our studio wall last week!
If you like this have a look at his website below: http://homepage.mac.com/richard.horne/portal.htm

06/10/2010

Noki, fashion art brand working on some new prints

Here's Taz working on some new designs for Noki, trying out some rainbow foil and flock effects. More pics to come... 
 http://www.novamatic.com/

04/10/2010

Shop Art launch event!

Stew Print Rooms will be working with Shop Art for their launch event on the 8th Oct 5-8. We'll be wheeling down our mobile screen printing set up to produce the merchandise for the project, come have a look and have a go yourself! For more information about the project have a look at the website 

19/09/2010

Open Day Print

Here's the end result of the giant test print created by the visitors to the textile print room over our two open days. Thanks everyone who contributed, we'll be finding a use for it somewhere in the print rooms!

Blossom testing out the mechanical arm

Here's Blossom the first print room member to put the mechanical arm to test printing her new limited edition print 'What Is She Building In There?'.

13/09/2010

Open days!

In preparation for our open days on the 18th and 19th we've been doing a bit of recycling in the print rooms to produce a few screen printed posters for the event, look out for them around town soon.
We're opening our doors on Saturday and Sunday from 10-4, come have a look round, see some screen printing demos and have a go yourself! We hope you can make it!

03/09/2010

Studio space available!

1 studio space at Stew has become available!
We are now taking applications, for more info email us at info@stew.org.uk

26/08/2010

Design a sock contest!









Saw this and though it could be of interest!
Print & pattern have teamed up with 'sock it to me' an american company based in portland, oregon to run our first ever design competition. We are looking for great designs suitable to go onto socks..... find out more here

Pushing Print exhibition opportunity...

Pushing Print 2010

Saturday 9th October - Sunday 31st October 2010
Margate Old Town
All venues open Thurs - Sat 11am - 5pm
Sun 11am - 4pM
Opportunity to exhibit and sell your work as an invigilator at Pushing Print 2010
email pushingprint@hotmail.co.uk for more information
Call to Artists

24/08/2010

Workshops and Open Days




Check out our Autumn Workshop program (double click on image for a closer look)
We are very excited about the program which includes, screen printing refresher, textile design, jewellery making, life drawing, origami, book binding and mark making. Also included is a weekend of Print Room Open days (Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th September) where you can come down and check out the facilities, watch demonstrations and have a go yourself! 

10/08/2010

AFTERLIVE launch event







Stew Print Rooms will be working with Norwich Arts Center at the AFTERLIVE launch event on Saturday the 4th September 4-11pm! Please see there website for details of the event and exhibition. 
http://norwichartscentre.co.uk/afterlive-launch-event/ 



02/08/2010

Stew Print Rooms at Norwich Pride Festival 2010

Here's us with the mobile print trolley just set up to print some Norwich Pride festival merchandise outside the forum. A big thanks to the pride festival organisers and Julia and Alex for helping us out on the day!

21/07/2010

Poster Competition!

Print Club London are now open for submissions for their yearly poster exhibition 'Blisters Blackout'. This year they are asking every one to add a ‘glow in the dark’ element to their poster design. They will be ‘Blacking Out’ the venue at points during the opening night so your posters can really GLOW! Exciting stuff! A great opportunity to get your illustrations to a wider audience.
All posters must be screen printed, see their website for more details. Get in touch if you would like to screen print your posters with us at Stew Print Rooms or use our editioning services. 



12/07/2010

Volunteers needed!

With all the preparations for the print rooms public opening and the mobile screen printing on the go right now we could use a hand! If don't mind getting your hands dirty and have some spare time on your hands please get in touch with us: print@stew.org.uk

Moblie screen printing @ Norwich Pride Festival

Stew Print Rooms will be working with Norwich Pride festival this year printing Pride merchandise during the festival! find us and our mobile screen printing trolley at:
OUT 140 Launch Party 22nd July- Norwich Arts Center
Norwich Pride 31st July - outside the forum
Norwich Pride Festival 

Printed Out!

We are totally spent after a sweltering day of printing live at St Benedicts Street Fair - Thank you so much to all those who stopped by.....Sorry there aren't any pictures of Polly and us in action but it was non stop all day!

28/06/2010

Printing in action


Me and Jo printing one of our new designs for the print room. With our new trolley, we can come to you! Please get in touch if you would like us to screen print your merchandise at an event this summer: print@stew.org.uk

Clutter City 26th June


Our Stew Print Rooms fund-raising stall out side at Clutter City, printing everything on the day with our new print trolley!

Mobile print trolley out and about!


We are proud to present our mobile screen printing trolley on it's way to Clutter City!

15/06/2010

Norwich Lanes Summer Street Fair

Sunday 11th July

The yearly summer street fair is back again and not to be missed! The whole of Norwich lanes and St Benedicts St will be jam packed with stalls, music and festivities. Stew Print Rooms and Red Red Blue will be among the stall holders with a double pitch of all things screen printed, see how it's done with our new portable 'Hot Off The Press' print trolley! Hope to see you there!


06/06/2010

Mobile Screen Printing at Clutter City


Us in the Print Rooms have had our inventing hats on and have come up with a mobile screen printing unit which we are going to debut at the next Clutter City. So roll up roll up come see things printed right before you very eyes!

15/05/2010

Crumble!


Thanks y'all for coming down to Stew for a bit of Crumble - it was much appreciated