The Tower St Print Project is run by Oyster Community Press CIC, a Community Interest Arts Organisation that delivers printmaking workshops at their studio base in the Tower House, 17 Tower Street, Ipswich, IP1 3BE. The building is situated beside the Tower Ramparts bus station with public car parking nearby in Crown Street.
At the Tower Street studio, both beginners and those with some experience can find out about different printmaking techniques, under the guidance of an experienced and friendly team, who will make them feel at ease. Choose from one day Introduction to Printmaking workshops, half day 'Have a Go' sessions on Saturday mornings and longer courses in a variety of processes to develop your creative skills. Arty Party's, team-building days for volunteers and staff and portfolio development days for students preparing for GSEs, A Levels and University entrance are also on offer. Tower St Print Project is a recognised centre for delivering Arts Awards up to Silver level from the Arts Council.
Alongside running a year round programme of classes and courses at the Tower St Print Project, Oyster Community Press CIC also work on community art projects, deliver pop-up workshops and curate exhibitions. Find out more about these on their website www.towerstprintproject.org.uk .