A selection of Images from the 77th Annual Exhibition


Please note there will be no updates to the website from February 2015 unless exhibition dates change.

77th Annual Exhibition
is next on at:
Zillah Bell Gallery
Thirsk Zillah Bell Galleries
15 Kirkgate
North Yorkshire YO7 1PQ
from 7th March – 11th April 2015
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A Sense of Place – A Peak Prints Project the exhibition has now closed. For details of the artists involved The Ridgeway Galle click here.

SWE DVD – A new DVD is now available
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The SWE/Ashmolean Archive
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A Sense of Place – A Peak Prints Project
Wood engravings of the White Peak / Dark Peak –
the exhibition is now on until 5th January 2015 at St. Bride Foundation in London. For details click here.

Welcome to the Society of Wood Engravers

This website is designed to provide information about the Society of Wood Engravers, an international group of artists who produce prints using the relief printing technique known as wood engraving.

By clicking on the links above you can find out about the process of wood engraving, as well as how to become a subscriber to the Society.

There are also details of the Society's annual touring exhibition and the quarterly journal ‘Multiples’.