Jonathan Costall

Artist and Printmaker

My name is Jonathan Costall, I am an Artist and Printmaker based in Leicester specialising in lino cut.

I have recently started working on a series of black and white portraits. The work will be hand printed, limited editions. If you are interested in purchasing any of my work please go my Etsy shop.

Or contact me info@ateliercostall.co.uk


“You don’t have to reinvent the wheel every day. Today you will do what you did yesterday, and tomorrow you will do what you did today. Eventually you will get somewhere.”

Chuck Close

LeftLion front cover art work. Lino cut print coloured in Photoshop.


Latest News


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29/09/17 Charity Art Auction

I have give a print to Soft Touch Arts for their charity art auction. They do lots of worthwhile work with children who are no longer in main stream education, have mental health problems or have learning disabilities. All money raised will be used to help this good work continue.

10/08/17 Probably Prints

I have done a Q and A for Linocut print blog Probably Prints. Click here to read it.


11/07/17 Leicester Open 28

I am proud to annouce that I have won the Leicester Print Workshop prize for best print in this years Leicester Open. The show is open until August 26th.



04/05/17 Leftlion Magazine

Issue 89 of the Leftlion is now published with my design on the front cover. You can download a copy here.


13/04/17 Jackson's Open Painting Prize Longlist

I am proud to annouce that one of my prints has been selected for this years Jackson's Open Painting Prize Longlist


10/04/17 LeftLion Award

Last year I exhibited at the Midlands Printmaking Open and was lucky enough to win the LeftLion award. The prize was to have my work featured on the front cover of one of their issues. I am pleased to announce my work will be featured on the May 2017 edition


10/11/16 Award Winning

My linocut “Claudio Ranieri” which I exhibited at the Midlands Printmaking Open has won two awards The LeftLion Award and the Ideas On Paper Award.




I will be showing my work at the

Midlands Printmaking Open Exhibition 2016 in the Henderson Gallery from 10/11/16 until 10/12/16. The Henderson Gallery is situated in the Malt Cross, Nottingham.


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