A "Circus-y, fun Victorian type thing" for these two lovely, unconventional, funny people. Though not letterpress printed (alas, too tight a deadline), the invitation uses typefaces that were available as wood or metal type. I used the typographic scale for a sense of authenticity.
With my Mostly Flat hat on, I ran a series of letterpress workshops at Hay Festival 2016. Attendees printed the second colour onto three different designs, all set by hand with metal type and ornament.
Since The Eclectic Sofa is a drinks night, it made sense to print some beer mats. Turns out they're dual purpose; they make the group easy to spot in the pub, and they're a good promo tool too.
My adventures with letterpress. An e-commerce website built with a totally custom Shopify theme.
A logo for the twice monthly get-together for local creative folk that I co-founded in March 2013. Hand-set with mismatching old wood type and letterpress printed.
A letterpress logo and masthead for Ludlow's newest newspaper of craftfolk, culture, history and landscape.
Logo for my letterpress sideline where I hand-set metal and wood type the traditional way and print tactile paper goods on my vintage treadle platen press.
A simple little responsive site for family-run artisan letterpress and intaglio printers in Herefordshire. Plenty more to come. It'll evolve over time.
A3 letterpress print using beautiful old wood type. Limited edition of 5. £35 from Mostly Flat. There's also a brown-only version (edition of 10).