Printer Information

Participant Info

First Name
Derek
Last Name
Lamb
Press Name
The Officina Athelstane
City
Rockhampton
State
Queensland
Country
Australia
Website or Blogsite
http://
Year You Started with Letterpress
2011
How You Got Involved In Letterpress Printing
Via an interest in fine editions and private press, and a desire to produce books of my own.
Presses & Equipment
1887 demy Alexandra hand press, book press, cabinets of foundry type and monotype and ornaments, and modest collection of foundry specimen books
Education & Training
Degree in history and literature. Self-taught printer
Work History
Work held in private collections in Australia and overseas, as well as the following public collections: National Library of Australia State Library of Queensland State Library of New South Wales State Library of Victoria State Library of South Australia Cambridge University Oxford University (Bodleian Library) Manchester University (John Rylands Library) Monash University Queensland University Rockhampton Art Gallery
Other Interests & Hobbies
Letterpress Group Memberships, If Any
Birth Year
1967
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