New book

A Miniature

‘A Miniature’ is the first book of the poems of Jeff Johnson (1941–2017). Best known as a painter of intricate miniatures. Johnson also wrote poetry throughout his adult life. The book includes sixteen of Johnson’s poems.

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Workshop

Letterpress poster printing

Come and print a short edition of a one or two colour poster using wood and metal type. You don’t need any design or art skills. I will guide you and advise on layout and colour, and what can be achieved using the process.

Saturday 26 October 2019, 9.30am–4.30pm

Book workshop!
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A4 print

Worra Worra Worra Worra

The sound that Tiggers make.

£20

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A3 print

Misguided Angel

This print uses two full alphabets of 12 line bold condensed Grotesque wood type overprinted to create a black heart.

£30

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A4 print

9 dot Alphabet in 12pt

An experiment to see if I could create an alphabet using a square grid of nine dots.

£20

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About Muttons & Nuts

With over 25 years’ experience of design and 8 years in letterpress printing I offer commissions, collaborations, and workshops. The workshops give you an introduction to hand typesetting with his wood or metal type, preparation for printing, and printing on my relief printing presses. No need for any art or design skills – I will help you explore your creativity through type, colour and layout.

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