The Center occupies 10,000 square feet and is located on the ground floor facing Lake Street. The printshop is designed for accessibility, and is ADA compliant. The Center has off street parking spaces available off of Colfax Ave for members and visitors, one off street parking space for a school bus, and ample on-street parking in the surrounding area.
Approximately 1850 square feet is dedicated to Highpoint’s Cooperative.
General amenities of this space include:
- Flat file, storage locker and vertical storage provided for each member
- Large work area with seating
- Large light table
- Paper tearing station with fixed tear bar and registration punch.
- Portable rulers, tear bars and cutting mats.
- 14 professional grade composition rollers and brayers (11⁄2" x 2" up to 61⁄2" x 201⁄2")
- Lighted solvent exhaust booth
- Miscellaneous studio supplies including black ink for all processes, gum arabic, magnesium carbonate, carborundum, cheese cloth, litho varnishes, counter-etch solution, lithographic etchants, talc and rosin, plate oils, whiting, plate and screen degreaser, emulsion remover, tarlatan, etching grounds, putz pomade, files, rasps, step stools, etc.
- Kitchen for co-op members with refrigerator, microwave, sink and coffee maker.
- Key card access 9am – midnight, 365 days per year,
except during occasional special events
- Exhibition opportunities
- 50% off most HP print classes
Other Cooperative Membership Benefits:
- Key card access 9am – midnight 365 days per year, except for occasional special events
- Opportunity to participate in 2 co-op member exhibitions in the main gallery each year
- 4 yearly individual member show opportunities in the Threshold Gallery
- Print racks in the reception area and gallery for the sale of co-op member work
- Reference library of over 300 books on Printmaking techniques, studios, artists and exhibitions
- Binder of compiled resources for co-op members
- Weekly email updates on exhibition and professional opportunities
- 50% off standard HP print classes
- Discounted Steel facing services
- Wi-Fi access