Printer Information

Participant Info

First Name
George
Last Name
Walker
Press Name
George Walker Editions
City
Toronto
State
Ontario
Country
Canada
Website or Blogsite
www.george-walker.com
Year You Started with Letterpress
1975
How You Got Involved In Letterpress Printing
studied at vocational school
Presses & Equipment
Vandercook SP15 proof press
Education & Training

1. MA, Communication and Culture, Ryerson University/York University, 2011 2. Simon Fraser University, B.C., Book Publishing Certificate 2001 3. B.Ed, Brock University,1996 4. Apple Seminars and Training certification 1990 – present 5. AOCA, Honours. Ontario College of Art, 1983 6. Dundas Valley School of Art,1978

Work History

2006 – present Associate Professor, Faculty of Art, Printmaking, Ontario College of Art & Design University 2. 2008 – 2011 Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal Papers/Papiers of the Bibliographical Society of Canada, Memorial University Newfoundland and Labrador. Designer Firefly Books Ltd. 2000-present Graphic editor for the Porcupine's Quill 2007-present

Other Interests & Hobbies
wood engraving, Book Arts
Letterpress Group Memberships, If Any
Birth Year
1960
Your Photo or Press Photo

Predefined Group Memberships

APA: Amalgamated Printers Association
AAPA: Amatuer American Press Association
APHA: American Printing History Association
ATF: American Typecasting Fellowship
BPs: British Printing Society
LOLP: Ladies of Letterpress

NAPA: National Amateur Press Association