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Paul shaw’s newsletter this month previewed a book on the history of the Tipoteca. Designed by Simon Esterson, the designer of Eye magazine, printed and produced [metallic inks, short sheets, letterpress inserts, gatefolds and more] by Grafiche Antiga, run by the Antiga family that created the Tipoteca. There are contributions by James Clough, James Mosley, Jim and Bill Moran of the Hamilton Wood Type Museum, Alan Kitching, Erik Spiekermann, Leonardo Sonnoli, Enrico Tallone and others.

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Myrna Keliher of expedition press has been furrowing her brow and further crafting Expedition’s mission, vision, and offerings. October saw her publish a bunch of new content on the website, including a manifesto and her wonderful poetry propaganda packages.

Calling all letterpress-lovers and printers! Order a complete set of NovoTypo’s Ziza Stencil 36 pt. in lead! Cast by Lettergieterij Westzaan. Contact Novotypo for details. (And don’t forget to check out their store for beautiful print specimens and great digital fonts too!)

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The Engravist Workshop and Exhibition focuses on the theme of Cultural Heritage, two workshops will be held in ”gravure and colography“ techniques. The exhibition will include works from the workshop as well as art from the wider print community. Engravist is currently calling for submissions of prints 50 x 35 cm, the deadline is 16 November 2018 and entry is free. (Submission form - in English - can be downloaded here)

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