1. makeworks.co.uk

    Make Works is a factory finding service for artists, designers and makers.

    Glasgow Print Studio is a printmaking facility providing equipment, machinery and workshop space to artists using fine art printmaking. View the full listing on makeworks.co.uk/companies/glasgowprintstudio

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  2. Dundee Contemporary Arts are an open-access studio for the production of printed work. This includes printmaking, photography and digital fabrication, based in Dundee.

    DCA Print Studio provide members with an extensive range of equipment from traditional printing presses, screen printing tables and dark room facilities to digital machinery such as CNC routers and laser cutters. Working with world class artists and the general public alike, the core aim is in opening up access to printmaking.

    View DCA on the Make Works Directory makeworks.co.uk/companies/dcaprintstudio/
    Contact Annis Fitzhugh on +44 (0) 1382 909242 or dca.org.uk

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  3. The Hunter Press is letterpress print and design studio, based in West Lothian.

    Lyndsey Hunter provides traditional letterpress printing and design services. She has worked on invitations, swing tags for fashion designers, postcards and business cards; using Heidelberg machines. The work is designed and printed in a private farm workshop shared with metalworking business Linwater Forge. Hunter Press was founded in 2013 by Lyndsey Hunter, combining a passion for Scottish design with both traditional and modern printing techniques,

    View Hunter Press on Make Works here: makeworks.co.uk/companies/hunterpress

    Contact Lyndsey on +44 (0) 7763724446 or thehunterpress.co.uk

    Produced by Make Works

    Filmed by Vana Coleman | Edited by The Edinburgh Film Company

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  4. Piccolo Press are a bespoke printing press in Nairn, Inverness.

    They are one of Britain's leading producers of high quality stationary, producing business cards, invitations, letterheads, envelopes and postcards. Working with traditional print processes such as letterpress, die-stamping and hot foil through to digital production, Piccolo use the finest paper, inks and blocks in the trade. They have a client list including The British Embassy, The Victoria and Albert Museum and National Galleries of Scotland. Turnaround time is approximately 10days.

    Contact the team at +44 (0)1667 454 508 or piccolopress.co.uk

    Produced by Make Works
    Filmed by Vana Coleman and Ross Fraser McLean | Edited by The Edinburgh Film Company

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  5. Risotto is a print and design studio which specialises in risograph printing, in Glasgow.

    Gabriella Marcella DiTano runs this print studio, risograph achieves similar rich spot colours and ink textures to that of screen-printing, but at accelerated duplication speeds and at a fraction of the print cost. This process is perfect for graphic arts applications such as posters, invites, zines, print editions, and postcards. Gabreilla hopes to provide a useful resource for independent publishers and artists, whilst also specialising in design projects for clients within the arts and culture sector.

    Contact Gabriella Marcella DiTano on +44 (0) 7941615698 or risottostudio.com/

    Produced by Make Works
    Filmed by Vana Coleman and Ross Fraser McLean | Edited by The Edinburgh Film Company

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