Oxford Guild of Printers

Events in 2019

Monday, 4 February 2019

Daryl Green [Librarian, Magdalen College]: Peter Apian’s Typography & Initials. This talk will be held in the ‘Green Room’ in Charlbury Memorial Hall.

Monday, 4 March 2019

Patrick Goossens. Saving Type: ATF to ATF ~ the fortunes of type foundries in the 21st century[Our Belgian member, Patrick has a massive collection of printing equipment.] N.B. New Venue: 7.30 for 8pm as usual. ‘The Study’ an upstairs room at The Oxford Retreat [1-2 Hythe Bridge Street, Oxford, OX1 2EW]. Come and make this, our first major change for 10 years, a rip-roaring success!

Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Martin Andrews: Allen W Seaby and his colour woodcut printing, Combined meeting with Charlbury Arts Society. Charlbury Memorial Hall 7.30 p.m.N.B Earlier start and on Wednesday; back in Charlbury for this meeting only.

Monday, 29 April 2019

Matthew Haley, Head of Books and Manuscripts, Bonhams: “Changing Fortunes: how rare book auctions have adapted to the times.”

Monday, 3 June 2019

Graham Moss: ‘Minding your Ps and Qs: the language of letterpress’

Monday, 1 July 2019

Sophie Mortimer: ‘Sophie’s Sketchbooks’

Sunday, 28 July 2019

Guild Picnic hosted by Richard Lawrence, 15, Rectory Road, Oxford, OX4 1BU

Monday, 5 August 2019

No meeting

Monday, 2 September 2019

Paul Kershaw: ‘Grapho Editions’

Monday, 7 October 2019

Ed Maggs,  “An object that will stand and will not move.”

Saturday, 2 November 2019

WAYZGOOSE ~ Kenneth Weare Hall, Oxford Brookes, 10-5pm

Monday, 4 November 2019

No meeting

Monday, 2 December 2019

AGM followed by Richard Falkiner ~ ‘The Pre-history of Moveable Type’ Meeting to start at 7.30pm promptly