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Linocut Artist’s Book with Vacuum Editions

I just got back from Italy where I was making an artist’s book printed with linocut and letterpress. The book is part of a project called Vacuum Editions by Opificio della Rosa and is led by Umberto Giovannini. Vacuum Editions is an ongoing series featuring different artists, who come to Opificio della Rosa to illustrate […]

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Linocut and letterpress residency in Italy

I just got back from Italy, where I was making a new artists book at Opificio della Rosa in Montefiore, near Rimini. This is the studio where I will be teaching a linocut and letterpress workshop in August. The studio is in this medieval castle: Montefiore castle Opificio della Rosa has an amazing collection of […]

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ABC with Pinocchio Linocut book

ABC with Pinocchio I’ve just finished my latest artist’s book and it’s currently on show/for sale on the KALEID editions stall at the London Art Book Fair at the Whitechapel Gallery. It’s called ABC with Pinocchio and features the little puppet making the shapes of the alphabet. After a while he starts to forget his […]

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Throne Together – a Linocutboy workshop

I have just finished putting together the finished books from my Royal Wedding Souvenir Linocut Book workshop at Material in Ludlow. You can see the photos from the workshop in this previous post. Each participant carved and printed a bride or groom character of their choice and these were then paired up. The book opens […]

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Linocut book workshop at Whitechapel

I was recently invited to run a linocut book workshop as part of Kaleid Editions‘ contribution to the London Art Book Fair at the Whitechapel Gallery. I decided to base it on my own book, the Lion and the Ox and the Boar and the Bear, which was published by Kaleid. This features stories from […]

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Linocut Book Workshop at Whitechapel Art Gallery

Artists’ Books Workshop – Ligature Linocuts Whitechapel Art Gallery, London Saturday 25th September, 3pm £10, booking essential I have been invited to run a workshop at this year’s London Art Book Fair where I am exhibiting with Kaleid Editions. The workshop is for ten participants who will each have the opportunity to take part in […]

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Linocut workshop at Kaleid

The weekend before last I ran a free drop-in workshop at Kaleid in East London. Kaleid is a project set up by Victoria Browne to showcase artists’ books and promote books as an artform. The workshop followed on from my exhibition in the Kaleid gallery in September. Each participant was invited to create a section […]

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FREE drop-in linocut workshop in London this weekend

This weekend I will be running a free drop-in linocut workshop at KALEID in East London. Participants will each create a section of an animal in the manner of an exquisite corpse. The different body sections will then be joined together in a concertina book to create one long fabulous beast. Each participant will get […]

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Will Webb interview

In the first of a new series of interviews with artists and designers who use linocut, I bring you Will Webb, talented designer of books and book covers.  Will worked for Bloomsbury Publishing for eleven years where he was head of cover and book design, before going freelance in 2006.  His clients include the V&A […]

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New Artist’s Book Launch and Exhibition

I have just launched my new artist’s book, called THE LION AND THE OX AND THE BOAR AND THE BEAR.  It is based on Aesop’s fables and is published by KALEID Editions in London.  The book features linocuts and texts from Aesop which can be viewed in 25 different combinations depending on how the book […]

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