Links and Resources

Here are a few of the places and people where I have found inspiration and practical help.

My own shop is here:

Groups and Societies:

English Civil War Society – UK-based re-enactment group

British Printing Society – UK-based society founded for mutual support in letterpress printing

International Playing Card Society – Studying the history of cards and card games throughout the world.

Museums and Institutions:

English Broadside Ballad Archive, UCSB, USA – Fantastic online resource with text, facsimile and audio of early modern ballads.

Plantin-Moretus Museum, Antwerp, Belgium – World heritage site with a complete intact historic print shop with numerous historic presses dating back to the sixteenth century.


Cornelissen(Historic Pigments)

Shepherds Bookbinders(Paper and bookbinding tools)

Intaglio Printmaker(High quality printmaking equipment)

Harry Rochat (Printers’ engineers and new Albion hand presses)

NB:Press Genepy has no control over these external sites.