Made to make your mouth water

9 April 2009


We’ve had a lot of fun printing this poster, and we’re rather proud of it.

We started off by setting the wood type and proofing it in black to get position. We then decided on the colours, using our trusty Pantone book as a guide, and set about separating the type for each printing. We checked each colour against the black proof, lining it up on our light box.

Called Tutti Frutti, it’s available from our ebay shop. There are also some more pictures on our Flickr site.

We hope you enjoy it as much as we do.


2 Responses to “Made to make your mouth water”

  1. That certainly is a mouthwatering piece of letterpress work Phil! The colours look incredibly rich.

    Great tip about taking a black proof, for checking purposes. Well worth the minimal extra effort to avoid any embarrassment when it comes to printing the last colour!

    Good luck with your new shop.

    All the best,

  2. […] of Tutti Frutti 15 October 2009 Tutti Frutti is back! We were thrilled with the response to the original print and both pleased and sorry that it sold out. Sorry because it was a limited edition, so nobody else […]

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