Clitheroe exhibition

This week Carolyn Murphy visited the Longitude Gallery in Clitheroe, currently hosting an exhibition of work by Prospect Printmakers. Carolyn has 2 framed original linocut prints on show (one already sold) as well as a selection of unframed work in the browsers. The Clitheroe exhibition shows great variety and high quality printmaking in a great space close … More Clitheroe exhibition

Bury Exhibition opens Friday

A new Bury exhibition features a wide range of printmakers’ work under one theme. Prospect Printmakers are showing work at Bury Art Museum as part of the ‘Feared and Fanciful Futures’ exhibition. The exhibition opens on Friday 27 January and runs until 20 May. Carolyn Murphy’s reduction linocut ‘Darkness’ will be included alongside other printmakers’ work. … More Bury Exhibition opens Friday

The Boo art market

Carolyn Murphy is taking part in The Boo Art market with other Prospect Studios printmakers on 26 & 27 November 12-4pm in Waterfoot, Rossendale. It’s a lovely, indoor venue & she’ll be including new work. There will be a selection of stalls from local makers, artists and craftspeople, and a café. It’s a great place to find … More The Boo art market

20:20 prints x 2!

This year Carolyn Murphy is submitting 2 editions for the 20:20 print exchange – yes, sheer madness – one with Alan Birch’s Prospect Studios and another with Hot Bed Press. Both linocut editions are all done and you can see images below. For more process and stage images check out Carolyn’s blog at carolynmurphyprintmaker.blogspot.co.uk. A full edition takes quite a … More 20:20 prints x 2!

Barn Owl in Parliament

Carolyn Murphy is delighted to have her linocut ‘Barn Owl’ included in a new book, called ‘The Elegant Fowl’ – a Printmakers’ collection of original owl prints from 94 artists, published by Mascot Media, which is just out, retailing at £23.99. Carolyn’s ‘Barn Owl’, a 2 colour linocut is featured in the book. It is an original print she created for her niece … More Barn Owl in Parliament

Manchester Cathedral Arts & Crafts Fair 15-16 July

On 15th and 16th July there are stalls within Manchester Cathedral, selling arts & crafts. The Prospect Studios printmakers will be there with original prints – linocuts, etchings, monoprints & more – all by artist printmakers who are regulars at Alan Birch’s print workshops in Rossendale. Carolyn Murphy’s prints are included. On Friday the fair is open 11am … More Manchester Cathedral Arts & Crafts Fair 15-16 July