Semple Press

General Info

Semple Press is in north Devon, and is run by artist Rachel Marsh who prints artist’s books in letterpress, as well as producing printed ephemera.

Press and Type Info

The press are a Vandercook SP20, an Arab crown folio, an Adana 8-5 and a Stephenson Blake proof press. Rachel has wood type ranging from 4 line to 30 line, and a large selection of metal type with her favourites being Centaur, Baskerville and Grotesque 215.

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