Elly Rowbotham Printmaker
About Elly Rowbotham Printmaker
Relief block building to type high & cutting (images), Typesetting & printing with movable metal type (text). Hand inking & press inking. Paper tearing.
I’ve studied typography & layout grids, with particular interest in the grids behind early illuminated manuscripts.
I used to teach digital layout on accredited courses, using my knowledge of typesetting, letterpress & layout to provide a tangible insight into the principles & the language of digital typography & layout software, which is replete with the print industry terminology from which it grew.
Graphic Design BA (Hons), PGCE