All are Welcome.

design • print • make

Have you ever wanted to make something but lack the facilities or weren’t sure how to get started? Our goal is to facilitate creative experiences for everyone regardless of training or access to equipment.

A creative space full of the tools, materials and expertise to enhance creative work, inspire collaborations and to maximize enjoyment.


Facilitating creative experiences:

ARTIST SPACE

Residence opportunities available with dedicated work space.

PRINT SHOP

Full service print shop with letterpress, screenprinting, relief, monoprint, digital and more.

CUSTOM PROJECTS

Limited edition print runs, book publications, branded apparel and more.

INSTRUCTION

Personalized instruction and one-on-one guided shop time.


WEAR IT! art shirt club

Support the shop with your annual membership or monthly sponsorship.

Our Q4 2019 Featured Artist is Katie Browne of Box Eleven.

Special UPGRADE offer available to opt for heavy weight, and super soft American Apparel Sweatshirt with stunning graphic print pulled straight from Katie’s own hand cut block prints. Each piece is printed by the Artist herself as she embarks on an already successful Printernship at the shop.
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Current Offerings

We specialize in facilitating creative experiences for all, regardless of ability or access to equipment.

I’d wager if you have a project in mind, we can help!

On Site Print Party at ACES (aspen center for environmental studies) 50th anniversary dinner

  • On-location Custom Print Parties in the Roaring Fork Valley starting at $500
  • On-site Print Party project intensive with instruction and production starting at $300
  • Artist-in-residence with dedicated workspace is $500/month
  • Studio space access $300/month or $45/hourly
  • Personalized Instruction Guided Shop Time $65/hr
  • Space rental negotiable for private events or workshops.

Print Party on site @ Aspen Institute for Screenprinting Workshop Summer 2019


What is your project?

The shop space in Carbondale has proven so useful to many local artists and functions as a great workshop and print studio space. We are looking forward to more local institutions and individual artists engaging with the space. If any of these apply to you or if you have leads on how the shop may serve someone in our community please pass this on and/or let me know. [email protected]

Artists + Creatives:

  • Dedicated workspace for personal projects.
  • Instruction or production assistant available
  • Short or Long term sublease for access to shared space.

Printmakers

  • Dedicated workspace for personal projects.
  • Instruction or production assistant available
  • Short or Long term sublease for access to shared space. and print equipment

Institutions + Non-Profits:

  • Use for Workshops, Classes
  • Use for Private or Public Events.
  • Long term sublease for access to shared space.

Facilities include

  • 5’x3′ bed etching press
  • 8″x10″ platen letterpress
  • over 50 trays of vintage type
  • table top proofing press
  • 4 head micro-registration screen printing press
  • Kuttrimmer
  • Paper Guillotine
  • Light Table
  • Screen Exposure Station
  • Reclamation/Washout booth
  • Industrial sink

regardless of experience the shop is here for you

new to printmaking?

Great for creatives who want to investigate this amazing art form and a wonderful opportunity to get your hands a bit inky.

experienced?

Take advantage of full time access to the facilities, equipment and delightful print community in Carbondale.


est. 2015, located in
carbondale {colorado coolest creative district}
@SAW {studio for arts and works}.