Postcard swap 2016

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Postcard Exhibition

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The exhibition will be on display at 94 Victoria from the 11-26 September, with the silent auction taking place on September 22.  Bidding starts at 6:30pm and refreshments will be served.
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Printbank members will be in the pop-up gallery on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 from 11am to 3pm. Stop by to place a bid, learn about printmaking and make your own postcard to take home.

 

Libris Award

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Congratulations to the Mackay Regional Council Regional Artists’ Book Award winner,

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May-Britt Mosshammer; one of the founder of Printbank Mackay for the artist book: Tapping the  knowledge. Found books, bronze and paper. For more click here

 

Life Member

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We honoured Heather Walker as a life Membership for Printbank Mackay. Heather shared a lot’s of hint and tips. Without Heather and her print spirit Printbank wouldn’t be so exciting. Thank you.

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International Postcard Swap

  This is the amazing roundup of what will be on show at the Exhibition.   J. O’Sullivan ” Aberystwyth Castle Stairs“ V. Atkins “Family First“ G. Baldcok “First Letter“ G. Baldock “First Fruit“ J. Ballands “The First Day“ K. Blackwell  “First Letter“ M. Bliss “Hole in … Continue reading

Workshop Dates for 2017

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 Workshops will take place at the Town Hall, Sydney St, Mackay
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Workshops will be held every second Sunday of the month from 10am.

If it changes, we will let everybody know at least one week before the date.
To book or make enquiries about a workshop, please email: printbankmackay@gmail.com

2017
June 11 – Open workshop (including Coptic Binding workshop preparations) followed by Members Meeting at 2:00pm
July 9 – Coptic Binding Mini-workshop (refresher for those who have learnt previously but would like to get back into bookmaking)
August 12 & 13 – Tentative – Jill O’Sullivan (2 days – $100 pp members only)
September 10 – TBA
October 8 – Collograph on PVC with Marilyn Bliss
November 12 – Christmas Party

 

 

 

 

 

 

Welcome to Printbank

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Please have a look around our website

Printbank was founded in 2003 and now boasts 36 active members.

Our aim is to learn, to grow, to share, to enjoy.

Take a look at our workshops page. Each month members share their skills through in-house workshops and we welcome the public.