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Only on Saturday: The Wood Type Prints of Jack Stauffacher
Member Ric… posted a news entry in Typography Weekly #96
Virgin Wood Type
Ralf Herrmann posted a directory entry in Artisanal workshops & studiosThe Virgin Wood Type Manufacturing Company has been carving end-grain maple into type since 2010. They offer pantograph-cut wood type in a variety of font schemes and sizes. The typeface selection is a growing combination of designs from original American Wood Type patterns, revived and redesigned victorian faces, and brand new faces never before cut into wood. In addition, Virgin Wood Type offers simple shapes, calendar fonts, and unique catchphrases, and is always open to custom projects.
The Art of Wood Type
Member Gre… posted a directory entry in Typography Books330 pages filled with the history of alphabet, the anatomy of the letterform, and how wood type was made. Personal stories from artists, typographic designers, the new uses of wood type in printing from two university professors, and the story of the world’s largest collector of wood type, Leo Kaplan, the Grandfather of the wood type collage and Dave Greer, the largest collector of rare wood and metal type. The book is not available in stores, but can be ordered via [email protected]
The Retirees of Hamilton Wood Type
Ralf Herrmann posted a video in Typography Videos