Introducing 'Thurleigh' - a 2 colour, true chromatic letterpress font - print two colours to create a third colour.
Available in 10 line (42.3mm), 12 line (50.8mm) and 16 line (67.7mm) versions cut from end grain English Sycamore hardwood 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 0.1mm tolerance, sealed with shellac and hand finished with a traditional polished printing surface.
Available as a 3A scheme - 118 blocks making up 59 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.
Materials: English Sycamore, clear shellac
Dimensions: Each block varies in width however average size is 42.3 x 23.3 x 42.3mm for 10 line, 50.8 x 23.3 x 50.8mm for 12 line and 67.7 x 23.3 x 67.7mm for 16 line.
Made by Mark McKellier. Copyright 2021.
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Estimated delivery times: (please note each item is made to order):
Please check my production schedule and then add the below times to the end of my current order to give you an idea of a delivery date.
UK – 4 weeks Europe – 5 weeks International (everywhere else) – 6 weeks
Postage: UK: Sent by Royal Mail Special Delivery tracked service - next day delivery aim. Up to £500 for loss or damage. Europe: Sent by FedEx courier. Up to £500 for loss or damage. International: Sent by FedEx courier. Up to £500 for loss or damage.