Stewartby is a reworking of a combination of Grots from my collection - you all have something similar in your cases but ‘Stewartby’ is for those after typographic perfection…
Introducing the ‘Kedge’ - a wedge designed for kerning with specially made ‘Stewartby’ kerning blocks (plus a 12x144pt spacer).
12 line (50.8mm) version cut from end grain English 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 capitals (60 blocks), 2A Capitals (38 blocks) and a Kerning Collection (8 blocks plus 2 Kedges) schemes. Please see scheme details on the left.
SPECIAL OFFER! Order a 3A scheme and get a Kerning Collection FREE! Just add both to your order and receive an automatic discount!
Other sizes and schemes available on request, including language options. I can also cut individual letters if you have a particular project in mind - please email what letters you would like.
Materials: End grain English Hardwood, clear shellac
Dimensions: Each block varies in width however average size is 37 x 23.3 x 67.7mm
Made by Mark McKellier.
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Estimated delivery times: (please note each item is made to order):
Please check my production schedule to give you an idea of a delivery date - scroll until you see a clear week.
UK – up to 18 weeks International (everywhere else) – up to 19 weeks
Postage: UK: Sent by Royal Mail Special Delivery tracked service - next day delivery aim. Up to £500 for loss or damage.
International: Sent by DHL courier. Up to £500 for loss or damage.