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SALT SPRING ISLAND

PRINTMAKERS

**click on the fundraiser tab above to go to our online print sale**

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The Salt Spring Island Printmakers Society respectively acknowledges that the land on which we learn and have settled on is the unceded, traditional territory of the Hul’qumi’num and SENĆOŦEN speaking peoples including the Quw'utsun and Tsawout First Nations. 

 

WHO WE ARE

We are a group of inspired, enthusiastic printmakers who founded the Salt Spring Island Printmakers Society in 2021. 

What we do: 

*promote the art of printmaking on Salt Spring Island and beyond

*provide opportunities for printmakers of all levels to learn, practice, create, and exhibit prints

*encourage learning through workshops, mentoring, and shared resources for all ages

*share our enthusiasm and knowledge with communities at large, through exhibits, public events, and workshops

 
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BECOME A MEMBER

Membership in the Printmakers offers you learning, inspiration, support, critiques, and fellowship.

 

The low membership fee of $30/year opens the door to signing up for workshops and printmaking studio days at a lower cost than non-members. To cover our costs, we do charge fees for many activities but we keep them as low as possible. Workshops and studio days are presented regularly throughout the year.

 

To become a member fill out the membership form.

Then send us $30 by e-Transfer.

or

Send a cheque for $30 to:

155 South Ridge Drive, SSI, BC, Canada

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SHOWS

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'IMPRESSIONS 7' SHOW

Opening Reception

Thursday, June 30th at 2:30pm at the library

Artists in Attendance & Demo Day 

Saturday, July 9th, 10:30-1:30 at the library.

With sale of unframed prints & cards.

To enter the show:

Drop off your entry prints wed, June 29th 9am at the Library

Pick up your prints at the end of the show on Thursday July 30 at 12 noon at he Library

 

 WORKSHOPS

Discover the exciting possibilities of printmaking by attending one of our workshops taught by accomplished printmakers. We hold printmaking workshops throughout the year. Both beginner and advanced printmakers will find workshops that accommodate and challenge their skills.  

Come back soon for new workshops being organized

 
 
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STUDIO DAYS

We offer studio days when printers can bring their own supplies and work on their projects. We have a small printing press and some other equipment that are available.

 

 

 

STUDIO DAYS have finished  for this season and will resume in the fall, 2022

 

CONTACT US

155 South Ridge Drive

Salt Spring Island

BC, Canada

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If you do not want to join as a member but want to receive our newsletter, notices of shows or any other notable events, JOIN OUR MAILING LIST

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OUR SPONSORS AND FRIENDS
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These businesses offer discounts to our members:
 

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We have a Save-A-Tape box at Country Grocer. Put your grocery receipts in our box #142 and we get 1% of total sales of receipts collected

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These businesses don't offer member discounts but you may interested in checking them out:

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