An excellent article by Bob Richardson for the St Bride Foundation Blog on Election Typefaces — our next General Election now just a week away! Header Image: “Polling Station” flickr photo by secretlondon123 https://flickr.com/photos/secretlondon/6997132774 shared under a Creative Commons (BY-SA) license
A delightfully tidy workshop — well done Mostly Flat.
More London Underground insight: A letter from Eiichi Kono to the designer of Johnston Sans, the famous London Underground typeface
Justin’s notes on the correct size for business cards. “Social & Business Card Sizes” by kvanhorn is licensed under CC BY
Friends at ‘Press Here’ have a nice Facebook album of Culross the Printers in the 1940s.
Exciting news of a Wayzgoose in Shipley in June!
Friends at I Love Typography have a delightful article about chromatic type. Like other letterpress printers I fetishise these types, including the newly-produced woodletter.
The wonderful ‘Dazzle Border’ from Typoretum.
Joshua Panter was in touch to let me know of his short film about Hooksmith Press in East London. I thought it’d be of interest to your readers as it’s a thriving letterpress business, and the short covers both the story of owner Russell Frost and his journey from New Zealand to East London, along […]
Richard Ardagh At Wilton’s Music Hall via. Spitalfields Life Designer, Typographer & Printer, Richard Ardagh of New North Press in Hoxton has collaborated with the pupils of Bigland School in Stepney to create these splendid letterpress signs for Wilton’s Music Hall, telling tales of its colourful history. Printed with wood blocks and metal type onto book […]