Welcome to Tiger Lily Press
Tiger Lily Press is a fine art printmaking studio in Cincinnati, Ohio, located on the grounds of the Dunham Recreation Center in Price Hill. The studio offers workspace, exhibition opportunities, classes, and a community for printmakers and art lovers. Devoted volunteers with years of experience in the field of printmaking maintain and operate the studios. With over forty members, and growing each year, artists enjoy working with others who share their passion for the printed mark.
TLP memberships provide opportunities for projects, for networking in the field, and for ongoing development of artists’ career. Classes are available for beginners, artists looking for a refresher, or for teachers seeking continuing education. Collectors and arts supporters will find connections here with premier printmaking talent in the region.
Tiger Lily partners with the local community, museums, and universities to fulfill TLP’s mission to produce, preserve, and promote the art of printmaking. Visit an open studio session or contact us to schedule an individual or group tour.
Working Artist Program
Tiger Lily Press is pleased to announce that its 2018 Working Artist Program residency has been awarded to Renee Harris of Cincinnati, Ohio. Renee attended the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C., and is a graduate of the Art Academy of Cincinnati with a major in painting & printmaking, and a minor in illustration. Since 1990, she has maintained a full-time studio in Cincinnati, and shows her work internationally. » reneeharris.net
My recent work reflects a self-imposed challenge to change direction in techniques, materials and subject matter from the many years of exploring the multiplicity of textiles as a means of expression. My current work explores the core values of graphite line and the infinite possibilities of incorporating mixed media on or with paper. A goal of mine is to become more informed by experimenting with dry point etching, collagraphs, monotypes, drawing and painting in order to integrate these processes within my current work. I look forward to working at Tiger Lily Press with this new direction.
From TIGER LILY MEMBER JAN THOMAS My grandson and I recently completed a challenge together. His challenge was to construct a mini print press using a 3D printer. My part of the challenge was to then hand pull successful prints using the mini printer. We both succeeded! The free plans…
Gelatin Plates & Exploring the Monotype Gelli plates are made from gelatin (permanent plates are gelatin & glycerine) and are soft, flexible plates which can be used with hand-pressure or brayer pressure, opening the world of printmaking to those without presses or other heavy equipment. Instead of ink, you can…
Jonpaul Smith is a Cincinnati artist known for his meticulous and tightly carved linocut blocks, as well as woven paper pieces. Recently, Jonpaul took on a collaborative project, becoming a visual interpreter for a Navy veteran’s story of service. (For more on Jonpaul’s thoughts & process, we’ll follow-up this post…