— The Beauty of Engraving

A gorgeous new engraved print, designed by the phenomenal lettering artist Kevin Cantrell has just become available on Neenah Paper’s  eponymous site, Beauty of Engraving. This is the fifth in a series of prints designed by renowned lettering artists and designers that include Jessica Hische, Armin Vit and Erik Marinovich… …be quick – there are only 1,000 available, free, first come, first served!

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— People & Places: Launch Event

The English Group: Completed Project

 

Last week we were delighted to attend the Private View of Steve McCurry: People & Places at the South Bank Tower in London; an exhibition of photographic portraits of  artists and artisan businesses from the boroughs of Southwark and Lambeth.

 

The English Group is proud to have been invited to design a Limited Edition book to complement to project launch, which features all of McCurry’s photography.

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— Armenian Printing

Shortly after the invention of mechanical printing by Johannes Gutenburg in 1439, Armenian became one of the first languages to be printed.

 

The first book which had Armenian letters was published in Mainz (Germany) in 1486.

 

The first Armenian book to be published by the printing press was Urbatagirq (The Book of Friday) which was published by Hakob Meghapart in Venice,1512.  

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— Memo Blocks

These memo blocks from Ito Bindery, Japan, are available in three precision cut modular sizes that form a rectangular shape when combined.

 

Comes in white, grey, red, and a unique black option, which shows pencil marks in silver.

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