Starfangled Press

Studio Rental

Starfangled Press provides qualified artists* with access to a fully-equipped printmaking workshop during staffed open studio hours. The facilities at Starfangled Press support the printmaking techniques of intaglio, relief, monotype, and screen printing.

In the print shop, Starfangled Press is dedicated to using safe and sustainable printmaking practices that support the health of our artists and our environment. By providing artists with a professional, affordable, and supportive work space, Starfangled Press aims to encourage dialogue and innovation in the greater artistic community of Brevard, NC.

General Studio - $10/hour

Screen Print Station - $10/hour

Intaglio Press - $20/hour

 

* If you are new to Printmaking or it has been a while since you worked in a printmaking studio we require that you take a workshop at Starfangled Press in the technique you wish to work in prior to renting studio time.

Artist that have recently worked in a professional printmaking studio can interview to rent studio time following the completion of a short introductory training course specific to the studio and safety procedures of Starfangled Press. 


Print Shop Equipment

Intaglio, Monotype, & Relief

24" x 44" Griffin Etching Press

Etching Tools

Ferric Chloride Vertical Bath

Non-toxic BIG ground

Non-toxic Airbrush Aquatint

Plexi Monotype Plates

Powergrip Relief Carving Tools

Brayers

Screen Print

4 Portable Hinge Clamp Boards

Exposure Unit

Dark Storage for Coated Screens

Backlit Washout Sink

Squeegees, Spatulas, Scoop coaters

Light Box

Epson Artisan 1430 for printing films

 

 

General Studio

3'x6' Work Tables (3)

Cutting Mats

Metal Rulers and Tear Bars

Scissors, Xactos, Utility Knives

22" Kutrimmer 1058 Paper Cutter

Various Hand Tools

Drying Rack

Forced Air Print Dryer

10"x15" Nipping Press

Reference Library

 

Digital

Canon Pixma MG5320 Scanner/Printer

Epson Artisan 1430 

Adobe Creative Cloud 

Nikon D40x Digital SLR