Culture Night 2019

                      Blackstack Studio in collaboration with DCCOI Outreach & Education host “Your Face is a work of Art” and Live Screenprinting As Gaeilge with Nadia Cullinane and Angelina Foster. These mobile art stations will take place in the courtyard of DCCOI. “You use a glass […]

Woody Farm Fest

The Woody Farm Fest is Ireland’s first off-grid festival, designed to deliver a positive response to climate change challenges. Music, art, food and sustainability will contribute to the not-for-profit event which has been established to raise money to plant native Irish trees and woodlands on the island of Ireland. It is also the launch of […]

Blackstack Studio Annual Summer Exhibition 2019

It’s the AKA festival for 2019 and Blackstack Studio is looking forward to welcoming you all…. The studio is open throughout the festival with a display of prints for our annual summer show. Opening Launch is at 2.30pm on Saturday 10th August, Everyone welcome.                       […]

Blackstack Studio at Butler House

Don’t forget to Save the Date for the opening launch of our show at Butler House. We have been invited by the Kilkenny Civic Trust to create work inspired by the historic house and gardens of Butler House, formerly the Dower House for Kilkenny Castle. The official launch is at 12pm on Saturday 10th August, […]

Blackstack Studio feature in Cara Magazine

Great write-up on print studios in Ireland in this month’s Cara Magazine, the inflight magazine for Aer Lingus. Find us on page 49! And here’s a link so you can check out the full article:                                       […]

Cairde 2019

Blackstack Studio member Helen Robbins has been selected for the Cairde Arts Festival 2019 July 6th to 13th in Sligo! See her beautiful print below….                                      

Blackstack Bursary for Ormonde College

Blackstack Studio was delighted to attend the end of year show at the Visual Arts campus of Ormonde College where there was some really fantastic Level 5 and 6 work on display. We awarded two Studio bursaries to Lee Shanahan and Chloe Kelly which will allow them to use the Studio throughout the summer, before […]

Grennan Mills Bursary Winner 2019

Congratulations to Elise Muller who is the 2019 recipient of the Blackstack Studio bursary with a wonderful set of prints, including this really lovely collagraph artist’s book. We had a difficult decision though with so many varied and beautiful prints at Grennan Mill Craft School this year, all the students can feel proud of their […]

Dawn West features in PeakShow at Riverfest (FabLab)

Dawn West is one of 14 featured artists in the PeakShow Exhibitions at Riverfest (FabLab) in Limerick. Four ceramic pieces were chosen, the pieces are based on boat and tide forms with ceramic bowls and driftwood handles, collected from the beaches of Co. Waterford. See below for information on the exhibition and images of Dawn’s […]

Open Access at Blackstack Studio from May 2019

If you’ve been bitten by the ink bug (maybe at one of our workshops!), have a printmaking project you’d like to work on, or are a print student who wants to keep printing through the summer, we’re delighted to announce our Open Access printmaking programme will be running from May. It’s open to anyone with […]