Meet the talented group of artisans participating in the Print Expo & Fair 2022 in the field of bookbinding, letterpress, printmaking, papermaking, and book arts.
Website : www.cbbag.ca
Since 1983, the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild has worked to support the development of the book arts in Canada.
Book Arts, Bookbinding
Also, check out the Leather Trip Journal workshop, organized by CBBAG and presented by Stuart Hill - click HERE to register.
Website : www.ex-pressart.com
Original hand carved lino block relief prints on handmade paper.
Letterpress, Relief Printing, Lino carving
Website : www.flycatcherpress.com
Flycatcher Press is a one-woman press in Toronto Canada by printmaker Phoebe Todd-Parrish. We make hand-carved linoleum fine art prints, screenprints, letterpress printed stationery and paper goods from our own designs. We also offer custom printing for clients in letterpress and screenprinting.
Letterpress, Relief Printing, Lino Carving
Phoebe will be leading a class on Relief Printing - click HERE for details.
Website : www.georgehillco.com
Founded by Stuart Hill in 2013, George Hill & Co. is a purveyor of fine bookbinding tools and materials.
Bookbinding Tools and Materials
Organized by CBBAG, Stuart Hill will be presenting a workshop on the Leather Trip Journal - click HERE to register.
Website : www.george-walker.com
George Walker Books & Art is a Private Press that publishes limited editions at its own whim under several Press names. It was founded in 1985 by George and Michelle Walker in Toronto, Canada.
Book Arts, Letterpress, Printmaking, Engraving
Website : www.gracenotespress.com
At Grace Notes Press, Beth combines her design aesthetic with traditional bookbinding methods, letterpress printing, modern computer techniques and beautiful paper and fabric from around the world to create books, journals, and boxes.
Beth will be leading a class on Glueless Binding - click HERE for details.
Website : www.kaitlynhollander.com
Kaitlyn Hollander is an emerging multidisciplinary artist based in Oakville working in a variety of mediums including printmaking and collage. Their work centers on her everyday lived experiences often contemplating mental health and other related subjects such as intergenerational trauma. She also heavily focuses on the reuse of materials through her collage process.
Printmaking, Lino Engraving, Collages.
Website : www.mackenzieprintery.org
The Mackenzie Print Group is a registered non-profit organization. We partner with the Niagara Parks commission to provide equipment, training and support for the Mackenzie Printery & Newspaper Museum. We attend functions like the Print Expo to promote the Museum and to fundraise by selling surplus letterpress equipment and print products created by our members.
Letterpress, Printmaking, Newspaper Museum & Printery
Website : www.papertrail.ca
The Papertrail has been serving the Canadian book arts community for 25 years, providing materials and equipment for hand papermaking, marbling, bookbinding, and letterpress.
Letterpress, Printmaking, Bookbinding, Papermaking, Supplies
Website : www.porcupinesquill.ca
The Porcupine's Quill is an artisanal publisher that values the art and craft of the book, both in content and in form. Our mandate is to preserve the culture of the printed word by using our expertise in the art of 20th-century offset printing to create quality books that look and feel like 19th-century letterpress products. We specialize in Canadian art and design, book history, memoirs and selectively acquired collections of poetry and fiction from edgy new authors as well as pillars of the canon.
Website : www.clivelewisprintmaker.com
Printmaking, primarily engraving but also including some Litho and Etching.
Letterpress, Book Arts, Engraving
TotemWorks Papermaking creates handmade papermaking kits, artworks made with handmade paper, seed paper, linoleum block printing, handbound books, magnets and bookmarks as well as offering classes/workshops in various chapters of paper making. Classes are designed to focus on recycling paper products and using everyday items with the focus on having fun.