Archives for August 2015

Death of former Trustee

The Trustees were sad­dened to hear that Helen Kendall died on 14 August 2015. She was, as Helen Clark, one of the orig­i­nal Trustees when the Scot­tish Print­ing Archival Trust was found­ed in 1998, in her role with the City of Edinburgh’s Muse­ums Ser­vice. The Trustees would like to offer their sym­pa­thy to her fam­i­ly.

Last chance to see

PRINTSHOP! is an exhi­bi­tion, free drop in print stu­dio and work­shop con­ceived by artist and print­er Edwin Pick­stone for Tramway’s front T5 space. It fin­ish­es this week­end with a drop-in Book Bind­ing work­shop. 25 Albert Dri­ve, Glas­gow, G41 2PE.

Ericht Trust Printworks Museum project

The Blair­gowrie and Rat­tray Ericht Trust con­tin­ue their efforts to devel­op the Hill Pri­man­ry School site in Blair­gowrie as a , incor­po­rat­ing a Print­works muse­um, based on the mate­ri­als at Blair­gowrie Print­ers on Reform Street. The mat­ter is to be dis­cussed at a spe­cial meet­ing (to be held in pri­vate) of the Perth and Kin­ross […]

St Bride facilities mothballed

The St Bride Foun­da­tion has had ‘to cease the facil­i­ties in the library and work­shop until such time as finances per­mit’ them to resume activ­i­ties. Accord­ing to the announce­ment on the Foundation’s web­site, ‘The library, the archive and all the oth­er won­der­ful items we look after are safe.’ For the full announce­ment and future updates […]