Archives for May 2013

Adventures With an Arab Press

Tim Hon­nor of Inver­ness has recent­ly worked with the BBC on a doc­u­men­tary about the pro­duc­tion of a news­pa­per in the trench­es dur­ing the First World War. The Wipers Times was print­ed on a trea­dle press found aban­doned near Ypres, and Tim was able to help the BBC recon­struct the ‘print shop’ in which it […]

Art Book Workshops in Edinburgh

From the first week­end in May, the Sur­geons’ Hall Muse­um in Edin­burgh are hold­ing a series of four tutored work­shops on mak­ing books, inspired by the col­lec­tions of Sur­geons’ Hall Muse­um led by artist Susie Wil­son. Suit­able for age 12+ (under 16s must be accom­pa­nied by an adult). For more details and how to book […]