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Hours of opperation:

Friday & Saturday 10 am - 4pm

Circling the Square Fine Art Press

 

We are now open to the public again! Masks Required

 

 Please come and visit us and see our new exhibit on Fridays and Saturdays, 10am-4pm.

We are looking forward to seeing you again                            207-582-6600

Circling the Square Fine Art Press is

in the Historic District of downtown Gardiner.  We are an open access fine art press where key carrying members share knowledge and their love of making fine art hand pulled prints.  

Current exhibitions

Membership

As we move into 2022, please consider becoming a Member, or Associate member of Circling the Square Fine Art Press. We want to continue to be here and your support can make this a reality.

 

As a full member of the press you have a key and full privileges of the press. As an Associate Member you are invited to exhibit and take part in special press initiatives, and will get membership prices on workshops and Mini Rez opportunities at the press. Memberships fees are listed here for you.

 

Annual Artist Membership (ten months), $600.

Half Season membership (five months), $375.

Three month membership, $250.

Two month membership, $200.  

Associate membership, $150.

We invite you to become part of our printmaking community. Please join us and help ensure our smaller community remains a presence in the wider art community. Please join us if you can!

Circling the Square Fine Art Press opened in 2007 to offer printmaking artists in Central Maine an opportunity to share a studio, ideas, techniques, information, and to collaborate with other printmakers. This open access press is designed to combine the best of the 500-year-old traditions of printmaking with the safer, new technologies of the 21st century. The press located in the Historic District of Downtown Gardiner.

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News
Circling the Square Fine Art press will begin its new season on February 1, 2022. Please email for more information and membership application.










 

CIRCLING THE SQUARE FINE ART PRESS: MEMBERS’ SHOW OF RECENT FINE ART HAND PULLED PRINTS at Railroad Square Cinema Lobby

December 6, 2021–February 28, 2022

Artists: Judith Long, Chris Olson, Caroline Loose, Christine Higgins, Robin Brooks, Karen Adrienne, Ellen Roberts, Rebecca Goodale, Kris Sader. J.P. Strode, & Ross Dener.
 

Artworks are made using a variety of techniques and include linocuts, silkscreens, photogravure, monotypes, monoprints and intaglio techniques.

Select works for sale; please see box office or contact info@mainefilmcenter.org for more information.

Rebecca Goodale making a splash with her relief prints pulled on the American French Tool Press

Canaries in the Coal Mine. Constructed monotype by Karen Adrienne

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Interested in joining the press?