Guttenberg Arts is a 4,500 square foot facility equipped for printmaking and ceramics with common areas for painting, drawing and sculpture. Designated individual work tables, supply storage and flat file drawers are available for rental. Review our artist rates and fill out the form at the bottom of the page and a member of our staff will contact you. For a breakdown of our ceramics facilities and rates, please scroll down. Guttenberg Arts is ADA accessible, climate controlled and wi-fi equipped. (Please Note: Space & Time Artist in Residence do not pay facilities fees during the length of their residency).
The Guttenberg Arts printmaking facilities are equipped for intaglio, relief, stone/plate lithography, silkscreen and letterpress. Our facilities include a ventilated acid room for intaglio process and a dark room for light sensitive work. The studio provides most standard solvents and materials for image processing and clean up.
4 hours- $60.00
8 hours- $100.00
40 hours - $200.00 (Best Rate)
Printing with Assistant - $30.00 per hour
Cubby - $25 a month
Flat File - $35 a month
Screen Printing Rack - $10 a month
Wednesday - 10am-10pm
Thursday - 10am-10pm
Friday - 10am-10pm
Saturday - 10am-10pm
Sunday - 10am - 10pm
30x50" Charles Brand Etching Press
30x50" Praga Etching Press
24x46" Charles Brand Etching Press
Aquatint Box (accommodates up to 3x5' plates)
Hotplate (28 x 36")
Standup Ferric Chloride Tank (22x 24")
Solvent Trays of Various Sizes
Drying Racks of Various Sizes
Composition Rollers and Brayers of Various Sizes
Felt and Neoprene printing blankets
Proofing Press (32x15" bed size)
Type/Furniture / Galleys
24"x36" Fuchs and Lang Lithography Press
30"x 48" Rembrant Elephant Lithography Press
Library of Lithography Stones ranging in sizes from 9x10" to 22x30"
Poly-Lite Exposure unite (46x46" glass)
Tympans and Scraper bars (Various Sizes)
Leather Roller 12"
Poly-Lite Exposure Unit (46x46" glass)
Vacuum Table (78x54")
Riley Hopkins 4 Screen Textile Press
Curestar 4000 Conveyor Belt Curer
Red Flash Spot Cure System
Squeegees (Various Sizes)
Silkscreen Storage Rack (accommodates screens up to 30x40")
Lightproof Drying Rack (accommodates screens up to 30x40")
Scoop Coaters (Various Sizes)
24" Wide format Photographic Printing: $15.00 per sq. ft.
24" Wide format Transparency Printing: $8.00 per sq. ft.
Risograph Printing: Price based on Project Parameters
Solvents and Materials Available
Nitric Acid, Phosphoric Acid, Ferric Chloride, California Wash, Isopropyl Alcohol, Ulano LX660 Emulsion, Speedball Diazo Emulsion, Emulsion Remover, Universal Hardground, Softground, Lithotine, Lump Rosin, Gum Arabic, Lithography Grit, Photo Plate Developer, Vinegar, Magnesium Carbonate, Baking Soda, Whiting, Citric Acid Powder, Litho Grease, Salt, Gojo Soap
Our ceramics studio is equipped for
3 Electric Brent Pottery Wheels
Bailey Slab Roller (30"x 64")
Baileys Extra Large Extruder
SKUTT Automatic Kiln (Small) 18"x 18"x 18"
SKUTT Cone Firing Kiln (Medium) 23"x 23"x 31"
Olympic Automatic Kiln (Large) 34"x 29"x 26"
4 hours- $60
8 hours- $100
20 hours -$150
40 hours - $200
Cubby - $25 a month
Ceramic Studio Hours
Monday - 10am-5pm
Wednesday - 10am-5pm
Saturday and Sunday upon request
Ceramic Firing Charges
We charge $0.03 per cubic inch for both low and high firings.
All our kilns can be rented out at a special rate. There is a $10 loading fee with each firing, which is not included in the price below.
Small SKUTT Kiln: $65.00
Medium SKUTT Kiln: $100.00
Large Olympic Kiln: $165.00
We have a variety of tools available to renters including: Potter's Needles, Cut-off Wires, Fettling Knives, Ribs, Scrappers, Loop, Wire and Ribbon Tools, Wooden Modeling Tools.
We offer Speedball, Amaco, and Mayco mid-fire cone 5/6 glazes in a variety of colors as well as low to mid range clay bodies in a variety of colors. Prices may vary between $25 to $45 per 50 lb. box.