Centre for Fine Print Research University of the West of England Centre for Fine Print Research


CFPR Research Funding and Grant Awards

Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Awards:

Woodbury and Lippmann: A new approach to continuous tone and full colour non-impact printing

Re-Distributed Manufacturing and the Resilient, Sustainable City

Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Awards:

Smart Tooling for Ceramic Profile Extrusion: New Approaches to Industrially focused Interdisciplinary Practice Based Research

Tactile Maps for a Legible Bristol

Bristol and Bath By Design

The Development of Novel Inkjet Inks

2.5D and 3D image capture and print in the cultural heritage field: evaluation of current and developing technologies, applications and workflows

Arts and Humanities Research Council Follow-on Funding for Impact and Engagement - Commercialisation Highlight Cal l- Ceramic Spin out Company

Combining Digital Print Technologies with 18th Century Underglaze Ceramic Printing to Retain an Industrial Heritage Process

Can Egyptian Paste Techniques (Faience) Be Used For 3D Printed, Solid Free-form Fabrication of Ceramics?

Solid Free-form Fabrication in Fired Ceramic as a Design Aid for Concept Modelling the Ceramic Industry

Paper Models: investigating laser-cutting technology

What will be the canon for the artist’s book in the 21st Century?

Research Fellowship for Innovation in Vitreous Enamel Surfaces in Jewellery

Creating an on-line interactive database to aid research into historic printmaking processes and techniques

The fabrication of three dimensional art and craft artefacts through virtual digital construction and output

Aesthetic Aspects of the Photomechanical Reproduction of Continuous Tone for the Photographs of Ansel Adams

Methodologies for the integration of fine art practice and wide format digital printing

Knowledge Transfer Partnership Awards

Current KTP Awards

REACT Project Funding:

REACT Pump-priming Award Visualising Colour Trends

RCUK awards:

RCUK Fellowships

Marie Curie Actions (EU FP6/7):

Appearance Printing European Advance Research School (ApPEARS)

CREATE (Colour Research for European Advanced Technology Employment)

Colour Printing 7.0: Next Generation Multi-channel Printing (CP7.0)

Arts and Humanities Research Board (AHRB):

A full listing of AHRB funded projects from 1999-2005

SPUR Grants (UWE Early Career Research Grant):

Investigating the expanding field of production and interpretation of the digital printed artefact in a visual arts context

Smart materials and novel actuators: creative applications in art and design


A Creative Approach to 3D Print for Novel Methods of Fabrication



IMPACT Conferences, Events and Symposia

Digital Archives

Workshops and Masterclasses


Funding Awards

2.5 D Vector Driven Printing

Funding Organisations

Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)

Hewlett Packard (HP)

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP)

EU Marie Curie Actions

Research Councils UK (RCUK)

Newby Trust