Print your own Christmas Cards
[ Workshop )
During this fast-paced workshop get hands on with vintage and antique letterpress type and printing presses, to design and print your own Christmas cards.
After 2.5 hours you will have learned about the history of letterpress printing, how to handle type and printed a limited selection of custom Christmas cards to take away to send to your loved ones.
2-4.30pm, in the Gallery’s studio.
Tom Boulton, aka TYPETOM.COM, trained as a typographic designer and is now a self-taught letterpress artist, designer and printer. With over ten years’ experience Tom has been commissioned by the likes of Tate Modern, Fortnum and Mason, Southbank Centre and The Design Museum. He has been included in the London Design Festival twice and has been featured in publications such as Creative Review, The Telegraph and Country Living and is a D&AD award-winning designer and printer.