Maid in Britain: The sensory pleasures of printing and pressing

Mary from Maid in Britain has been in touch — the Ruf­ford Print­ing Co in Mawdes­ley, Lan­cashire helped me pro­duce a book­let — a first for them I think — type­set on the last Inter­type machine of its kind ever made and which was in use at the Guardian until 1987 — then hand print­ed on a Van­der­cook. This is all writ­ten up, […]

Print Futures Awards: 2018 — Call for Applications

The Print Futures Awards help peo­ple devel­op their career in the UK print­ing, paper, pub­lish­ing, pack­ag­ing and graph­ic arts sec­tors. What are the Print Futures Awards? The Awards are grants of up to £1,500 to help indi­vid­u­als devel­op their work­place skills or assist new peo­ple to fol­low a path­way into employ­ment with liv­ing and travel […]