Evergreen Press


General Info

Based in Stonehouse in Gloucestershire, Evergreen Press was begun in the 1980s by John Grice using traditional letterpress. They design and print limited edition books, as well as printing for wood engravers. They work with a selection of fine bookbinders.

Press and Type Info

Evergreen has four presses; a small Albion, an Autovic heavy art platen, a S&B R225 cylinder proof press, and a Fag Swiss proof 40. Until recently there was a very large Britannia 40” x30” hand press, which is now in a museum in Germany.

Books Published

  • John Grice, Print, Printing and this Printer (2007) A short essay on the author’s twenty-five year printing history.
  • Elizabeth Grice, Norman Janes: Wood Engraving and the Man (2014)
  • John Grice, Ornata (coming soon)

Courses and Events

John runs LetterPressSpace, which is a teaching/tuition membership scheme.

Contact Details



01453 791 907

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