Theresa EastonArtist, Curator, Project manager
Heritage interpretation plays an important part in Theresa Easton's practice. Easton is interested in exploring cultural and historical episodes using contemporary printmaking processes. Central to Easton's creative practice is the role of printmaking. Easton is interested in pushing the boundaries in printmaking and working with alternative materials to paper. Using printing techniques with read full statement
|Location||Newcastle upon Tyne, North East|
|Activities||Primary education, Secondary education, Higher education, Further education, Adult education, Lecturing, Residencies, Workshops, Learning projects / programmes, Arts in health, Participatory projects, Public art, Curating, Gallery education|
|Tags||Printmaker, bookmaking, broadsides, silk-screen printing, glass, brick clay, metal work, relief printing, etching, installation, book art|
News & Events
Outside Ink & International Print Biennale
House hold bricks, re-cycled dress patterns and folded books reference the Ouseburn valleys unique identity inspired by the environment of the Ouseburn Farm for an exhibition @36 Lime Street Gallery.
Print & Bookmaking Workshops for 2014
24/05/2014 – 19/07/2014
Ouseburn Warehouse Studios & Workshops, 36 Lime Street, Newcastle, NE1 2PQ
Ideal for individual projects, this one day workshop delivers a bespoke introduction to printmaking and guides you through a series of bookmaking designs. 24th May or 19th July 10-4pm £55
Maker Faire UK 26-27 April Centre for Life Newcastle-upon-Tyne
26/04/2014 – 27/04/2014
Centre for Life, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 4EP
Learn how to print your thrifty tips into a graphic poster using original wooden type and DIY techniques. Share your re-cycling ideas and transform them into your own hand printed poster.
Artists' Book Fair @ The Tetley
17th International Contemporary Artists' Book Fair @ The Tetley, Leeds, Hunslet Road, Leeds, LS10 1JO Launch event Friday 7th March 6-9pm Admission is Free Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th March
World War 1 Trench Art Mail Art Project with young people and international contributors.
http://worldwar1trenchart.wordpress.com project exchanges Mail Art opening up a cross-cultural dialogue and provides an opportunity to understand the experience of WW1 from a different perspective.
Ouseburn Open Studios Weekend
23/11/2013 – 24/11/2013
36 Lime Street, Ouseburn Valley.
I will be exhibiting handmade books and a series of prints inspired by the valleys iconic bridges in my studio.
Print Making CPD Session For Teachers
National Glass Centre, Sunderland
The workshop will use techniques inspired by Jeffrey Sarmiento: Constructions and themes exhibition, explore how to make quick and simple prints.
Books on Tyne, Newcastle's mini Book Festival
28/11/2013 – 01/12/2013
City Library, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
On show, celebrating the North East’s rich tradition in printed broadsides, a series of handmade books.