Herald article on Glasgow’s printing history

The Trust’s new Glas­gow Print trail leaflet was high­light­ed in sto­ries in yesterday’s Glas­gow Her­ald and Evening Times. The leaflet is avail­able through our online shop, price £5 includ­ing p&p.

Edinburgh in Print — places available.

There are still some places left on the Edin­burgh in Print walk at 10.30 on Sat­ur­day 29 Sep­tem­ber. If you would like a place, email the Sec­re­tary through the Con­tacts page. The accom­pa­ny­ing leaflet is also avail­able through our online shop. This event is organ­ised as part of Edinburgh’s Doors Open Day week­end 2018.

Glasgow Press Wayzgoose

As part of this year’s Doors Open Day fes­ti­val, the Glas­gow Press is stay­ing in its fac­to­ry for its Wayz­goose (a tra­di­tion­al print­ers’ out­ing) on Sat­ur­day 15 Sep­tem­ber. You can see the fac­to­ry at work, and even join in! For more details and how to get there, see the Doors Open Day web­site.

Quarto Press open for Doors Open Day

The Quar­to Press in Coupar Angus will be open on Sat­ur­day 15 and Sun­day 16 Sep­tem­ber as part of the Doors Open Day pro­gramme. For details of open­ing times and how to get there, see the Doors Open Day web­site.

Glasgow in Print walk fully booked!

The Glas­gow in Print guid­ed walk for Doors Open 2018 is ful­ly booked. When more walks are planned and the dates will be announced on this web­site and on Twit­ter.

Pen-y-Coe Press open for Doors Open Day

The Pen-y-Coe Press and Paper­mak­ing Her­itage Cen­tre in Penicuik is open on Sat­ur­day 8 Sep­tem­ber and Sun­day 9 Sep­tem­ber as part of the Doors Open Day pro­gramme. For details of open­ing times and print­ing and paper­mak­ing demon­stra­tions see the Doors Open Day web­site.

Quarto Press opening for Perthshire Open Studios

The Quar­to Press in Coupar Angus is tak­ing part in Perthshire Open Stu­dios 2018 1–9 Sep­tem­ber. For details of open­ing times and how to get there, see the Perthshire Open Stu­dios web­site.

Bookbinding Competition 2018

The Nation­al Library of Scot­land’s Eliz­a­beth Soutar Book­bind­ing Com­pe­ti­tion is open for entries. It aims to encour­age the prac­tice and devel­op­ment of cre­ative and craft bind­ing skills. For more details see the Nation­al Library of Scotland’s web­site. This year’s clos­ing date is 5 Novem­ber 2018.

St Bride’s opening times in September

St Bride’s Library will be open on Wednes­day 5 Sep­tem­ber and Wednes­day 19 Sep­tem­ber 12 noon – 8pm. The library is open on the first and third Wednes­day of each month. Please email in advance (library@sbf.org.uk) to let the library know that you intend to vis­it as space in the Read­ing Room is lim­it­ed. There […]

Glasgow in Print exhibition

The open­ing night of the Glas­gow in Print exhi­bi­tion is on Thurs­day 2nd August, 6–8pm. The exhi­bi­tion runs fomr August 3rd — Sep­tem­ber 30th 2018. More details on the Glas­gow Print Stu­dio web­site.