Schedule of Events

The Southwest Print Fiesta takes place over three days in October 2018. We hope you can join us for all or part of the weekend!


Friday, October 5

5-9pm: Welcome Party at Power and Light Press!

601 N. Bullard Street, Unit F

Drop in for some light snacks and drinks, chat with fellow print nerds, preview the lino blocks for Saturday’s Steamroller Printing event, and pick up more info on the rest of the weekend’s happenings. Vendors can pick up their welcome packets, with info and goodies for the weekend. 

6-9pm: Power of Print opening reception

Location TBA

This juried exhibition is a testament to the visual culture of resistance. Power of Print will be a show of posters addressing the wide variety of political and social issues of our current climate and will act as a vision for the possibility of political art predicated upon broad visions of hope, justice, and freedom.

Interested in submitting work to this show? Visit our Exhibitions page for more info!


Saturday, October 6

10am - 5pm: Vendor Market!

Downtown Silver City (exact location TBA)

Head downtown and explore printed matter made by artists working throughout the Southwest! From letterpress greeting cards to live screen printing to limited edition lithographs, the Vendor Market will have something for everyone.

11am-5pm: Steamroller Printing!

Adjacent to the vendor market, we will fire up the steamroller starting at 11am, and will print a different artist’s work every hour on the hour. Don’t miss this fun spectacle!


Sunday, October 7

9am - 2pm: Coffee and donuts!

601 N. Bullard Street, Unit F

Stop by on your way out of town - or before your workshop - for some coffee and donuts.

9am - 4pm: Workshops and drop-in demos!

Various locations

9am-12pm: Monoprint & Image Transfer; Intro to Letterpress; Zine Making

12:30-3:30pm: Screen Printing; Drypoint Intaglio

10am-1pm: drop-in sessions

See WORKSHOPS page for more info and to register.