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GROUNDED PRINTSHOP is an interdisciplinary, contemporary print and papermaking shop located in Erie’s Little Italy neighborhood. 

Our goal is to provide creative space to explore new ideas and perspectives. We have many tools available  Depending on your medium, we have drawer and cubby space as well as private studios and open unfinished areas to get messy and explore BIG ideas. 

We believe creative action is imperative. 



We are dedicated to maintaining a safe and healthy print-shop facility for our staff, users, and visitors. 


+ The production of paper through the use of recycled materials 

+ The use of oil, vinegar, Estisol 242 and Soysolv II as cleaners replacing toxic cleaners and solvents

+ The use of water-based screen printing inks

+ The reuse and remixing of inks

+ A paper recycle box for continuous use with scratch/proofing cover sheets

+ Recycling bins for plastic and aluminum throughout the shop

+ Programming green printmaking classes

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