Since last September Pietro has been working with Alan Kitching in his typography workshop. He says that it’s been an amazing opportunity to explore Alan’s immense collection of wood type.
Nettl Academy swings open the doors Nettl, the network of neighbourhood web studios, have opened their first Nettl Academy with the first class of Nettl Cadets started their training. The Academy forms part of the recently opened 2,500sqft Nettl of Birmingham Business Store on Great Charles Street Queensway. Every year, ten thousand students graduate from […]Read More
The Printing Charity is calling for entries to the Print Futures Awards, which are grants of £1,500 to help people aged 18 to 30 years train for careers in printing, publishing, packaging and graphic arts or develop their existing roles in the industry. People are eligible to apply for an Award if they are UK […]Read More
Since winning her award, Lauren has been busy working as a graphic designer for a plus-size fashion retailer, where she has been involved in the launch of the retailer’s new plus-size menswear brand. She says: “Thank you again for the Award, it was an honour and such a fantastic experience going to the Houses of […]
Retire in comfort at one of our two purpose-built, sheltered homes: Beaverbrook House in Bletchley or Southwood Court in Basildon. If you have worked in printing, publishing, graphic arts or the print-related trades or are a dependant of someone who has, and you are 60 or over, you could be eligible for an apartment in […]
After several years working as a reporter and editor for Latin American financial news, Laura decided to follow her passion and go back to university to study an MA in Magazine Journalism. She gained a place on the prestigious course at City University and used the Print Futures Award towards her tuition fees, allowing for […]
I applied for a Print Futures Award after I started my graphic design course at Shillington. I had taken a big step out of my teaching profession to start a new career in the design industry. I knew I would struggle to pay for the course fees, the hardware and software required, and my living […]