Books, online resources, tips and other such information recommended by chapter members and friends.

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Bringing Wood Type into the 21st Century An article by Angela Riechers, Adobe Create Magazine, December 27, 2017

Give a handcrafted feel to digital design with fonts that began in wood.

‘The last of our kind’: Preserving the world’s ancient crafts

'The last of our kind': Preserving the world's ancient crafts By Paul Waldie, The Globe and Mail, 14 September 2017.

"Paul Wright supplies parchment and vellum [...]. His craft, along with an number of other aspects of non-tangible heritage, are on the verge of going extinct, according to a recent study."

Gutenberg’s Finger Print: Paper, Pixels and the Lasting Impressions of Books

Gutenberg's Finger Print: Paper, Pixels and the Lasting Impressions of Books. By Merilyn Simonds. Toronto: ECW Press, 2017. ISBN 978-1-77041-352-8 (e-book available).

"Part memoir and part historical exploration, the book finds its muse in Hugh Barclay, who produces gorgeous books on a hand-operated antique letterpress."

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