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How books are made: SYP tour of printing

This week, the SYP were treated to a private tour of Acorn Press, a printer in Swindon, to get a real understanding of how the beautiful objects we love and work with come into being. 911 more words


Stamping the backs of the cards

During the week, I used the stamps that i’d ordered to print the backs of the loyalty cards and the business cards. It went quite well once i’d worked out the right angle to hold the banana outline stamp at in order to get it to line up with the yellow. 211 more words


between the letters

i m p r o v is atio al se r end ip ity

There’s no denying, it
the words into a poem come together… 61 more words

Writer's Life

nutMeg reblogged this on 2m2t and commented:

just in case or... as the case may be, that is. three of us. setting poems at the case. and an e-mail from judi possibility (how's that for a subject to see nestled in one's inbox!) came wafting over me this morning... about a colloboration... of a chapbook of poems composed at the case... and so it started with a few each but then by the time we have a conversation about it judi has enough that looks like a book already on her own but she'll choose or we'll choose and we decide on until the end of the month to make those that the selection will happen from and so I have some time and do I want to make a target of how many to whittle from more at least oh I don't think I'm even at the number yet some is good more is better too much is not enough and after the conversation it feels like we've made some decisions but then of course there's always so many details which haven't been sorted yet but that's the adventure of it, right? The Decision, the Important One - theonlyonethatmatters? has been made. That we're doing this. Whatever itthis is. Yes!