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Foundation Press | Brief Opportunities

First Friday of the Month | 3pm-5pm | Free drop in

Monthly opportunities for all adults to get creative at Baltic with Foundation Press! Pick up a creative worksheet from our mobile pod or download online.

Two worksheets on top of each other. The top worksheet shows fashion design sketches.


At the beginning of each month, our lovely on-site residents Foundation Press will share a ‘Brief Opportunity’; a worksheet for you to take and enjoy at your own leisure. Printed copies will be available to pick up in Baltic from January or you can download a digital version below. 

Download January's worksheet here.

Download February's worksheet here.

Download March's worksheet here.

Download April's worksheet here.

Download May's worksheet here.

Monthly Riso Socials

On the first Friday of the month you are invited to join Foundation Press in the Art Room & Studio for a free and informal, creative session in connection to the worksheet brief.

You can bring your worksheet complete and develop your ideas, or use the time to respond to the worksheet in an environment with free materials, risograph printing and support from Foundation Press.

These workshop sessions are suitable for adults of any ability over the age of 16.

  • Friday 5 January 3-5pm
  • Friday 2 February 3-5pm
  • Friday 1 March 3-5pm
  • Friday 5 April 3-5pm
  • Friday 3 May 3-5pm
  • Friday 7 June 3-5pm
  • Friday 5 July 3-5pm
  • Friday 2 August 3-5pm
  • Friday 6 September 3-5pm
  • Friday 4 October 3-5pm
  • Friday 1 November 3-5pm
  • Friday 6 December 3-5pm

In December join Foundation Press to bind your worksheets together, creating a book full of your artwork and ideas!

Brief Opportunities | Meet Adam and Deborah

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About Foundation Press

Foundation Press, led by Adam Phillips and Deborah Bower, develops community-publishing and collaborative art and design projects. They collaborate with a wide network of artists and communities. They are currently resident in the Studio Space on Level 2 at Baltic. 

Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England

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