Working with Letterpress


Wood type & metal type

There are over 200 wood & metal fonts plus ornaments, pointing hands & borders. The wood type collection dates back to 1860s, the metal type dates back to 1840s.



There are 3 presses in the workshop, the large 1940s Farley has a bed size of SRA2, the medium 1930s Stephenson Blake can print SRA3 & finally the Adana will print A6.


Paper & ink

Papers, including 270gsm somerset, 175 GF Smith colorplan & Japanese papers such as Bunkoshii & Atsukuchi. Ink in Van Son rubber based.