Wood Type Preview

Above: After enjoying the premiere of Typeface at the Walker last night, now ist time on Shprrrockets when we go down the stairs and to the landing. Welcome to the amazing facilities of the Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA).

Click on the images for a slightly larger view,
and start making your plans.

Careful of those stairs, Typonauts!

Above: All images of MCBA wood type, plus one sheet of lead. Thanks in advance to Anna Tsantir and Emma Allen for all of their help.

Typonauten, see you next week!

UPDATE: Some early results here!

3 Responses to “MCBA Type”

Wow. That is unbelievable. Zou want to touch me monkey? yes. 60pt Monkey Bold. Can’t wait to see the first runs.

Tobin added these words on Nov 07 08 at 5:45 PM

Will fill you in later today hopefully, Tobinsky! Good to hear from you and I well remember the stir your first big print run caused in old school days! :-)

Erik Brandt added these words on Nov 12 08 at 9:32 AM

GREAT! I just love it!This is incredible erik. Can’t wait to see what everyone comes up with.

Anna Tsantir added these words on Nov 12 08 at 10:12 AM

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