Impressive: printmaking, letterpress and graphic design

Wood, Philippa (2010) Impressive: printmaking, letterpress and graphic design. In: Impressive: printmaking, letterpress & graphic design. Gestalten, Berlin. ISBN 9783899552881

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Abstract

Inspired by the challenge of hands-on tweaks and unpredictable results as well as the tactile qualities of different inks, papers, and binding techniques, today’s creatives are rediscovering old-fashioned printing methods and crafts. Impressive is a topical exploration of the interplay between current trends in graphic design and traditional handiwork such as letterpress printing, hand-cut linotype, chiselled woodblocks, and embossing.

Item Type:Book Section
Keywords:Letterpress, printmaking, Artists' books, graphic design, bmjlink
Subjects:W Creative Arts and Design > W213 Visual Communication
Divisions:College of Arts > Lincoln School of Art & Design
ID Code:3347
Deposited By: Philippa Wood
Deposited On:14 Oct 2010 13:48
Last Modified:28 Apr 2013 10:49

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