In My Backyard Print Exchange 2021

International Print Exchange 2021

In My Backyard”

Printmakers from around the world are invited to join us in the fourth year of this exchange.
Theme “In My Backyard”
Be as liberal as you like with your interpretation of this theme.

Paper Size
Paper size is 12cm square (4.7 inches square). Images can be printed on any part of the paper or edge to edge.

Number of prints
Each artist will create an edition of 10 prints signed and numbered (1/10, 2/10 etc) and mail to Castlemaine Press.  One print will be kept by Castlemaine Press for Exhibition and Sale. Nine prints will be exchanged and you will be sent a random selection in return.
Each print needs the artists name, title and medium in pencil on the back.

An exhibition and sale of the prints will be held at Castlemaine Press, 19th –  28th March, 2021. There will be an online exhibition of the prints which on the Castlemaine Press Website. If you would like you’re an image of your print to be part of the online exhibition please email a low resolution JPEG image of your print to with your name, title of the print and technique used.

Entry fee
$30 AU in Australia and $40 AU international (to cover bank currency conversion fees). The proceeds will support Castlemaine Press. We will give 10% of the proceeds to the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre.

Please register and pay via Eventbrite.

The deadline for receiving entries has been extended and prints with completed entry form must now arrive arrive by February 15th, 2021.  But please get yours in as early as possible. You will receive your exchange prints , date TBC.

Post to

Castlemaine Press
PO Box 201
Castlemaine, VIC, 3450.


  • Each print must have your name, title and medium written legibly on the back in pencil
    Please interleave prints with tissue or glassine paper and ensure prints are dry)
  • Post to Castlemaine Press with this completed entry form
  • Email a low resolution JPEG image of your print to castlemainepress@gmail.comwith your name, title of the print and technique used.
  • Paper size is strictly 12cm square (4.7 inches square)
  • Deadline February 15th, 2021
  • Payment $30AU in Australia and $40AU international (outside Australia)

Payment options
Register and pay via Eventbrite.


Any questions




International Print Exchange 2021

Entry Form