Archives for September 2014

Courses at St Brides

The St Bride Foun­da­tion runs a range of course for new and exist­ing let­ter­press print­ers. For up-to-date details see their web­site, which also includes details of their shop and oth­er events.

Typographic Hub

The Typo­graph­ic Hub is part of the Birm­ing­ham Insti­tute of Art & Design at Birm­ing­ham City Uni­ver­si­ty; the Hub works to pro­mote the his­to­ry, the­o­ry and prac­tice of typo­graph­ic design. There is more infor­ma­tion on their web­site, which also links to the Baskerville Soci­ety. The Baskerville Soci­ety is ded­i­cat­ed to the study of the eighteenth-century […]

Doors open’ at printing offices in September

The Pen-y-Coe Press, Bridge Street, Penicuik, EH26 8LL will be open on Sat­ur­day 13th Sep­tem­ber for Mid­loth­i­an’s Doors Open Day. Vis­i­tors can look behind the scenes at a local busi­ness (the Pen-y-Coe Press oper­at­ed here for 60 years), and try their hand at mak­ing a sheet of paper. Full details are on the Mid­loth­i­an section […]