Here is a selection of our etching printing presses for sale, we make them here in the UK and deliver them all over the world.

Our etching printing presses are multi – printers, able to print all intaglio and relief plates of any thickness and detail.

Dry-points, etchings, solar plates, collagraphs, any thickness of woodblocks, linos, reductions, Japanese ply, carborundum, photopolymer, mezzotint, letterpress and anything in between.

You can come to our printmaking gallery and workshop to print some of your own plates (or ours if you don’t have any) allowing you to get the feel of our range of etching printing presses.

We can also deliver and set up you etching printing press for you, showing you various methods of how to print all your thicknesses of plates. 

We can provide various workshops in our gallery and studios, or with you in your own surroundings to demonstrate many methods of making and printing plates to suit your needs.

Our etching printing presses are hand made in Shropshire, UK, by our team managed by specialist printmaker Dave Gunning BA(HONS) who designed the etching printing presses over 40 years ago. These excellent etching printing presses have been selling all over the world ever since. 

Our Etching Printing press range give outstanding results, offering reliability and flexibility. Trusted by academic organisations and by 1000’s of artists around the world of all skill levels.

If you ever need any help with anything technical we are full time printmakers so just give us a call.  

Our etching printing presses are made using fabricated steel, dense walled cylinders and no maintenance bearings, available with either a star or round wheel. The Gunning Arts Etching Presses are easily maintained and include safety features such as bed safety stops, press lock down as well as easy removal of star or round wheel and press bed. Each etching printing press is supplied with runners and a printing blanket so you can get printing straight away and easily print many different thicknesses of plate.

We also offer a wide range of printmaking materials including inks, registration beds, registration pins with tabs and many thicknesses of runners and Swanskin printing blankets.

Dave Gunning’s daughters Jenny Gunning BA(HONS)GCF (Specialist Printmaker) and Sarah Morris (Giclée printer, framer and colour specialist) work at our beautiful printmaking Gallery and Studios and sell the etching printing presses all over the world.

No Interest, monthly payments are available so please ring for more details and see the delivery and workshop options below.

Call Us Now On 01952 434 033 To Find Out More About our Printing Presses.


Prints larger than A4. Bed Size 12” x 30” / 30 x 76.5cm

This Bench top press is a lovely portable size so its great for the traveling printmaker. It is chunky and fun to use and easy to maintain.

Prints all intaglio and relief, etchings, solar plates, photopolymers, dry-points, collagraph’s, lino’s, reductions, woodblocks, letterpress ect…

Press Prices. All prices Inc VAT. 

  • Bench Top Press (stand info below) with Star Wheel: £1150
  • Blanket and Runners included so you are ready to print.

Stand Options 

  • Static stand with shelf : £175
  • Stand with lockable wheels & shelf: £280

Optional Extra – Round Wheel 

  • Small Round Wheel 36 inches / 91.5cm Diameter: £120
  • Large Round Wheel 48 inches / 123cm Diameter: £195

Blanket Options Prices 

Etching Press
Little Thumper Press Bed Diagram

£1,150.00£1,764.00

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Interest Free Monthly Payment Plan Available

Delivery Options. We can deliver and set up your press for you with or without a workshop. We can courier your press to you. You can also pick your press up from our printmaking gallery and workshop in Ironbridge. We have a full range of workshops that can be tailor made to suit your printmaking needs. Both traditional ‘Toxic’ and contemporary ‘Non Toxic’

TO PURCHASE this press or see more specifications please click here, or call us for more information 01952 434033 

Prints larger than A3. Bed Size 15” x 30” / 38 x 76.5cm

This portable multi printer is easy to use and maintain. For the traveling printmaker who needs a good size portable machine.

Prints all intaglio and relief, etchings, solar plates, photopolymers, dry-points, collagraph’s, lino’s, reductions, woodblocks, letterpress ect…

Press Prices. All prices Inc VAT. 

  • Bench Top Press (stand info below) with Star Wheel: £1490
  • Blanket and Runners included so you are ready to print.

Stand Options 

  • Static stand with shelf : £235
  • Stand with lockable wheels & shelf: £365

Optional Extra – Round Wheel 

  • Small Round Wheel 36 inches / 91.5cm Diameter: £120
  • Large Round Wheel 48 inches / 123cm Diameter: £195

Blanket Options

Studio Press No. 1
number 1 press bed diagram

£1,490.00£2,220.00

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Interest Free Monthly Payment Plan Available                          

Delivery Options. We can deliver and set up your press for you with or without a workshop. We can courier your press to you. You can also pick your press up from our printmaking gallery and workshop in Ironbridge. We have a full range of workshops that can be tailor made to suit your printmaking needs. Both traditional ‘Toxic’ and contemporary ‘Non Toxic’

TO PURCHASE this press or see more specifications please click here, or call us for more information 01952 434033 

Prints larger than A2 Bed Size 20 x 40 Inches / 51 x 102 cm

This printing machine has a great sized bed and is ideal for the studio location. It is easily wheeled on its stand with lockable wheels.

Prints all intaglio and relief, etchings, solar plates, photopolymers, dry-points, collagraph’s, lino’s, reductions, woodblocks, letterpress ect…

Press Prices. All prices Inc VAT. 

  • Bench Top Press (stand info below) with Star Wheel: £1645
  • Blanket and Runners included so you are ready to print.

Stand Options 

  • Static stand with shelf : £295
  • Stand with lockable wheels & shelf: £445

Optional Extra – Round Wheel  

  • Large Round Wheel 48 inches / 123cm Diameter: £195

Blanket Options Prices

Etching Press
no 2 etching press bed diagram

£1,645.00£2,540.00

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Interest Free Monthly Payment Plan Available

Delivery Options. We can deliver and set up your press for you with or without a workshop. We can courier your press to you. You can also pick your press up from our printmaking gallery and workshop in Ironbridge. We have a full range of workshops that can be tailor made to suit your printmaking needs. Both traditional ‘Toxic’ and contemporary ‘Non Toxic’

TO PURCHASE this press or see more specifications please click here, or call us for more information 01952 434033 

Prints larger than A1. Bed Size 25” x 48”/63.5 x 122cm 

Prints all intaglio and relief, etchings, solar plates, photopolymers, dry-points, collagraph’s, lino’s, reductions, woodblocks, letterpress ect…

This is an excellent size press and is easily moved on its stand with lockable wheels.

Press Prices. All prices Inc VAT.

  • Bench Top Press (stand info below) with Star Wheel: £2830
  • Blanket and Runners included so you are ready to print.

 

Stand Options 

  • Stand with lockable wheels & shelf: £495

Optional Extra – Round Wheel 

  • Large Round Wheel 48 inches / 123cm Diameter: £195

Blanket Options Prices

no 3 etching press
printing press diagram

£2,830.00£3,840.00

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Interest Free Monthly Payment Plan Available

Delivery Options. We can deliver and set up your press for you with or without a workshop. We can courier your press to you. You can also pick your press up from our printmaking gallery and workshop in Ironbridge. We have a full range of workshops that can be tailor made to suit your printmaking needs. Both traditional ‘Toxic’ and contemporary ‘Non Toxic’

To BUY this press or see more specifications please click here, or call us for more information 01952 434033 

Prints bigger than AO. Bed Size

35” x 60” / 88.9 x 152.4cm

This is the biggest size press in our range, if you would like to come and have a print please give us a call and arrange an appointment.

Prints intaglio and Relief, etchings, photopolymers, dry-points, collagraph’s, lino’s, reductions, woodblocks ect…

Prints all intaglio and relief, etchings, solar plates, photopolymers, dry-points, collagraph’s, lino’s, reductions, woodblocks, letterpress ect…

Press Prices. All prices Inc VAT. 

  • Bench Top Press (stand info below) with Star Wheel: £4250
  • Blanket and Runners included so you are ready to print.

Stand Options 

  • Stand with lockable wheels with one shelf: £630

Optional Extra – Round Wheel  

  • Large Round Wheel 48 inches / 123cm Diameter: £195

Blanket Options Prices 

no 4 star wheel printing press
bed-number-4-bigger-than-A0

£4,250.00£5,500.00

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Interest Free Monthly Payment Plan Available

Delivery Options. We can deliver and set up your press for you with or without a workshop. We can courier your press to you. You can also pick your press up from our printmaking gallery and workshop in Ironbridge. We have a full range of workshops that can be tailor made to suit your printmaking needs. Both traditional ‘Toxic’ and contemporary ‘Non Toxic’

TO PURCHASE this press or see more specifications please click here, or call us for more information 01952 434033