Please note: All products are made to order. Current production time: 12 weeks

'Willington' letterpress woodtype typeface
'Willington' letterpress woodtype typeface
'Willington' letterpress woodtype typeface

'Willington' letterpress woodtype typeface

Regular price £199.00

Introducing 'Willington' - a redrawing of the typeface 'Weiss Lapidar' from the Bauer Foundry by Emil Rudolf Weiß in 1935.

10 line (42.3mm) 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 scheme - 60 letters. Please see scheme details on the left.

Other sizes and schemes available on request. I can also cut individual letters if you have a particular project in mind - please email what letters you would like.

End grain English hardwood, clear shellac

Each block varies in width however average size is 38mm x 23.3mm x 42.3mm.

Designed and made by Mark McKellier. Copyright 2023.

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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 16 weeks
International (everywhere else) – up to 17 weeks

UK: Sent by Royal Mail Special Delivery.
International: Sent by DHL.