Archives for December 2013

Printing Historical Society 50th Anniversary Conference

The Print­ing His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety is busy plan­ning a con­fer­ence to mark the 50th Anniver­sary of its foun­da­tion in 1964, to be held on 13 and 14 Novem­ber 2014. It is expect­ed that the event will be held at the Soci­ety’s long-stand­ing home in Lon­don, the St Bride Insti­tute. The con­fer­ence is enti­tled Land­marks in Printing: […]

Print Networks Conference 2014

The 2014 Print Net­works Con­fer­ence will be held at St Anne’s Col­lege, Oxford on 22 and 23 July 2014. The theme will be Worlds of learn­ing: edu­ca­tion and the book trade, and the keynote speak­er will be Pro­fes­sor Sion Eliot. Papers are invit­ed on any aspect of print­ing, pub­lish­ing, dis­tri­b­u­tion and book­selling for edu­ca­tion, broadly […]

Bookbinding Course in Dundee

The Print Stu­dio at Dundee Con­tem­po­rary Arts is run­ning a six-week book­bind­ing course on Mon­day evenings (6:00–8:30pm) from 20 Jan­u­ary 2014. Try a range of book­bind­ing tech­niques to cre­ate beau­ti­ful, pro­fes­sion­al­ly fin­ished books and pam­phlets using only the sim­plest of hand-tools. You may want to cre­ate a spe­cial gift or album. Indi­vid­ual projects catered for. […]