lockdown lockup no.10 letterpress print
type that is set on the bed of a press and 'locked in place' is known as a 'lockup'.
we are all in 'lockdown' as a result of the global covid-19 pandemic. 'lockdown lockups' are a series of collaborative letterpress prints inspired by and made during 'lockdown' in london 2020.
this is the 10th in a series of collaborations between the PRINTER'S DEVIL and invited creatives. CHARLOTTE WILLINGALE has been selected to express her longing to be free in the time of lockdown.
limited edition, 1 of 19 prints. signed and numbered by the artist.
- all the work is made in isolation
- a future souvenir of this strange and uncertain time
- measures 17.5" x 25"
- printed on milkweed 118gsm
- made in london
letterpress designer, artist and printer stephen kenny. working from his studio in hackney wick, east london, stephen is fascinated by centuries old techniques, processes and the culture of wood block printing.