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Castle Montefiore Conca

Linocut and letterpress workshop in Italy

Linocut and letterpress workshop at Opificio della Rosa I have just got back from Italy where I was running a linocut and letterpress workshop at Opificio della Rosa, Montefiore Conca. This is the third year I have run the course and it was as fun as ever playing with wooden blocks in an old castle […]

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Fireworks in Montefiore

During my linocut and letterpress workshop at Opificio della Rosa recently there was the annual Rocca di Luna festival, when Montefiore is invaded by dancing horses and old men selling baskets. The whole thing ends with a spectacular firework display on the top of the medieval castle.  I took some photos and made them into […]

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Linocut & Letterpress workshop at Opificio della Rosa 2013

I’ve just returned from Italy where I was teaching a linocut and letterpress workshop at Opificio della Rosa, a beautiful printmaking studio in a castle. The aim of the workshop was to produce a book, based on a narrative which each student had chosen. The first two days were spent learning how to make marks […]

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Linocut and letterpress workshop in Montefiore

Last week I ran a linocut and letterpress workshop at the beautiful Italian studio Opificio della Rosa. We had an intense and very productive six days but I loved every minute and I even got to relax for a few days afterwards. The studio is in a stunning castle in Montefiore, an unspoilt hilltop town […]

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Linocut workshops this summer

I’m running several linocut workshops this summer, both in London and in Italy. You can visit my workshops page on this blog to keep up to date and if you subscribe to my email newsletter I’ll keep you posted with regular (but not too frequent!) bulletins. On 28th July I’m running a linocut flickbook workshop […]

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Linocut and letterpress residency in Italy

I just got back from Italy, where I was making a new artists book at Opificio della Rosa in Montefiore, near Rimini. This is the studio where I will be teaching a linocut and letterpress workshop in August. The studio is in this medieval castle: Montefiore castle Opificio della Rosa has an amazing collection of […]

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Linocut workshop in Italy

Linocut – Illustrated Narratives Five-day workshop at Opificio della Rosa, Montefiore Conca. Last week I got back from an inspiring and hugely enjoyable week teaching in a printmaking workshop in a medieval castle near Rimini on the Adriatic coast of Italy. The workshop was one of a series organised by Umberto Giovannini in conjunction with […]

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Linocut workshop in Italy this summer

Linocut: Illustrated Narratives 18-22 July 2011 Opificio della Rosa, Montefiore, Italy Tutor: Nick Morley (me!) I will be teaching this workshop in July in the beautiful hilltop town of Montefiore in Italy. It is one of a series of workshops being run over the summer by tutors from East London Printmakers. Situated in a medieval […]

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