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We teamed up with Thomas Mayo to create these absolutely stunning letterpress art prints. The iconic Print Isn't Dead™ is lockup laser engraved out of solid maple wood, the border cut from solid oak and the footer set using 8pt Grotesque metal type. The black layer was printed over a gorgeous, classic neon split fountain gradient which was also letterpress printed from a sheet of hard board.
Paper: G.F.Smith 'Naturalis' Absolute White Smooth 160gsm
Ink: Deutsche Druckfarben Oil-based ink.
Press: Western Proofing Press — British 30" manufactured under Vandercook.
Colours: Neon orange, neon red, neon blue, neon green & black.
Edition: 80 prints (20 of each colourway)
ABOUT THOMAS MAYO & CO.
Situated in a tiny village out in the Cotswolds UK, Thomas Mayo & Co produces letterpress & foil blocked prints, business cards and other ephemera using a variety of vintage presses and time-honored techniques. Laser-cut and CNC manufacturing is often used within his work, combining newfangled processes with these old methods.
Working with many designers in different fields (hence the “co”) Thomas Mayo produces a wide range of products from bespoke prints, movable wooden printing type & blocks to large-scale installations.