Arts projects and workshops

Medway Council supports and partners an exciting range of cultural projects for people of all ages, across Medway. These enable artists and creative organisations to offer great activities and events which the community can enjoy.

Our events, workshops and projects

Medway Print Festival 2022

The 7th Medway Print Festival (MPF) is going ahead this year thanks to funding from Medway Council's Culture Team.

The festival is returning to its usual fortnight and will run from 4 to 18 June 2022. It will be a combination of online content, in-person live print exhibitions and inky activities and events across numerous Medway venues.

Previous workshops and courses have included:

  • linocut
  • collagraph
  • monoprinting
  • cyanotypes
  • screen and gelli printing
  • letterpress
  • etching and potato printing.

There’s something for everyone to enjoy, from families to experienced printmakers.

We are grateful to all the talented printmakers and organisations taking part. 

Keep up to date on our programme on the Medway Print Festival website and follow us on Instagram and Facebook @medwayprintfestival #mpf22 #medwayprintfestival.

How to get involved

If you are a printmaker or run an organisation or venue in Medway or the surrounding area and would like to take part please get in touch.

Let us know about any real or virtual print based exhibitions, workshops, courses, talks or opportunities you would like us to share.

We welcome new participating organisations and venues so please do pass this on to anyone you think might like to take part.

Follow us on Instagram or Facebook or visit our website for more details as the festival takes shape.

If you have an enquiry email arts@medway.gov.uk.

Logo of Medway print festival 2022.

Our partnership projects

Theatre31: Theatre for young people, by young people

Theatre31 is an exciting new programme. It was created to inspire young people to get involved in theatre.

To find out more, visit the Theatre31 page.

More information

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