Edinburgh Printmakers is a centre for printmaking and the visual arts in Fountainbridge. It has a large light-filled printmaking studio, digital studio, darkroom, classes, two galleries, a shop selling original prints and handmade products, hire spaces for meetings, events or learning activities, a cafe, a courtyard and community garden.
It is set in Castle Mills, a beautiful heritage building that used to be a rubber factory and a brewery complex. Castle Mills houses two galleries, with a changing programme of contemporary visual art exhibitions.
It’s also home to one of the largest printmaking studios in Europe. It’s open to anyone who would like to join a course or become a member. It was established in 1967 as the first open-access studio in Britain.
Our online Viewing Rooms offer a curated selection of prints for sale, all made onsite at the Edinburgh Printmakers studio.
Edinburgh Printmakers works in partnership with various organisations including UnLtd Scotland. Together, they run a programme of funding and support for creative social entrepreneurs to make a difference in the local community.
From the Archive6 November 2020 - 31 January 2021 As part of Edinburgh Printmakers' response to the COVID-19 pandemic we have curated a selection of artworks, spotlighting internationally renowned artists working in printmaking. Created in collaboration with our studio...
Made at Castle Mills: Members Show 202021 November 2020 - 28 March 2021 Made at Castle Mills: Members Show 2020 is a brand-new showcase of work created by 40 of our Print Studio members. Our Viewing Rooms are part of Edinburgh Printmaker’s response...
Callum Innes: New works8 January - 31 March 2021 This is a rare opportunity to purchase brand new original works by highly acclaimed Scottish artist Callum Innes. These two new editions by Innes, BB and RR, were created in...