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Michelle Hughes linocut artist
Hello, I'm Michelle, a printmaker and designer based in York, UK.

I would love to hear from you.

Find out about my story in ‘My Creative Journey’ blog and my ‘Meet the Maker’ blog

Do you need professional images for your magazine or blog? View my sample image library here. Get in touch for high-res images by emailing me or ringing on 07808472379.

Press Releases

The art of giving - Handmade linocut prints inspired by the Yorkshire countryside - Nov 2023

Printing a new life in Yorkshire - From corporate career to linocut artist - June 2019

Photo credits Jackson Media, Mike Pringle and Michelle Hughes.

Press and publications and appearances

2024 - Pressing Matters, Issue 27, Workspaces feature

2023 - The York Press, ‘Buy local this Christmas - your guide to best places in York

2023 - The York Press, ‘City printmakers sell works at annual show

2023 - Countryfile Magazine, ‘A walk in Hockney’s Yorkshire', September

2023 - British Archeology Magazine, ‘Developing an archaeology of movement’, linocut prints for Jim Leary’s book ‘Footmarks’ featured, September issue


2021 - The York Press, ‘Bringing Yorkshire to life in print’, (feature)

2021 - The Dalesman, ‘Linocut Leap of Faith’, September issue (feature)

2021 - Yorkshire Post, ‘Artists reflect on beauty of outdoors in new exhibition.’

2021 - Yorkshire Life, ’Up close with the artists’, September issue


2020 - The York Press, ‘Artist finds silver lining during lockdown, October, (feature)

2020 - The York Press, 'Linocut artist Michelle Hughes takes course online'

2020 - The Yorkshire Post, ‘Lockdown linocuts’

2020 - The York Press, ‘Artist Michelle Hughes enjoys surprise festive sales boost’, (feature)


2019 - Yorkshire Living, 'A Linocut Above’, February issue, (feature)

2019 - Living North, 'A Linocut Above’, November issue, (feature)

2019 - The York Press, 'Local landmarks make the cut for York lino-print artist Michelle Hughes'


2018 - The York Press, ’York artist Michelle Hughes hosts studio open days’, (feature)

2018 - Yorkshire Living, ‘Seeing the other side’

2018 - The York Press, York Open Studios

2018 - Craft Council Magazine, York Open Studios


2017 - The York Press, ‘Micklegate a shop window for art’

2017 - The York Press, ‘Shop hosts craft workshops’


2016 - The York Press, ‘Exhibition, York Printmakers’

2016 - The York Press, ‘York Printmakers make impression with debut show at Blossom Street Gallery’


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