About McKellier Woodtype
‘Winkworth’ Letterpress font – a revival of Day & Collins ‘Fancy’
Introducing ‘Winkworth’ – a revival of the Day & Collins ‘Fancy’ woodtype from 1889.
12 line (50.8mm) or 16 line (67.7mm) versions cut from end grain English Sycamore (part of the Maple family) wood using a combination of modern CNC technology and traditional hand woodworking tools (including an original printers saw), made to English type-high (0.918in or 23.3mm) within plus or minus 0.2mm tolerance, sealed with shellac and hand finished with a traditional polished printing surface.
Available as a 3A scheme – 64 letters. Please see scheme details on the left.
I can also cut individual letters if you have a particular project in mind – please email what letters you would like.
English Sycamore (part of the Maple family), clear shellac
Each block varies in width however average size is 39.6mm x 23.3mm x 50.8mm
Made in Wales by Mark McKellier. Copyright 2020.
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Estimated delivery times are as follows (please note each item is made to order):
UK – Up to 7 weeks
Europe – Up to 8 weeks
International (everywhere else) – Up to 9 weeks
Postage: Sent by Royal Mail Special Delivery tracked service – next day delivery aim. Up to £250 for loss or damage.