The items below are available for sale.
For credit card sales, please add 10%
Non-members please add 15% to the prices below.
Tools and Materials
|Item||UK £||Non-UK £|
|BONE FOLDERS. These beautiful tools are 6” long, pointed at one end, and a delight to hold in the hand. They’re purchased from a professional bookbinding company.||3.65||5.75|
|HAEMATITE BURNISHERS. Short handled lipstick-shaped burnisher for gilding. Made for the SSI to our own bespoke requirements by a craftsman in Germany.||38.00||38.50|
|10 GOOSE FEATHERS. Approx 12” long, ready for curing. They’re right wing feathers, but very straight so fine for left- or right-handers.||6.50||7.00|
|QUILL KNIVES. New supplier! 18cm long with a 4.5cm blade, made specifically for calligraphers. Left handed knives available too!||63.50||64.00|
|GUM SANDARAC. 50 gm, Unground.||6.00||6.50|
|VAN DYCK CRYSTALS. Made from walnut kernels, these crystals dissolve in water to give a beautiful brown ink. 50g.||3.50||5.50|
Books, Catalogues and Journals
|Title||UK £||Non-UK £|
|CELEBRATE CALLIGRAPHY: The SSI's 90th Anniversary Exhibition catalogue. All-colour A4 format catalogue. 84pp. Cover design by Denis Brown||18.00||21.50|
|BOOKBINDING NOTES. Sue Hufton's considered guidance on bookbinding techniques for calligraphers is exceptional. Hand bound by Sue with coloured cover.||14.50||18.00|
|CALLIGRAPHY IN PRINT. 1987 Exhibition catalogue. 48pp black and white.||4.00||6.50|
|CELEBRATION OF CALLIGRAPHY: The catalogue from the 75th anniversary exhibition, 1996. 64pp colour.||6.00||9.50|
|PEN AND PRINT: The Legacy of Edward Johnston 1906-2006. All-colour large format catalogue of the 2006 exhibition. 95pp. Reduced from £19.50||10.00||14.00|
|If you’re a member of the SSI, you'll already know the quality of The Scribe.
See below for the issues which are still in stock at present.
BACK COPIES OF THE SCRIBE
|Any except issues 73 and 75 (only available up to issue 81)||2.50||3.50|
|SCRIBE 73: SSI 80th anniversary edition – a huge selection of images of work, packed with inspiration!||5.00||7.50|
|SCRIBE 75: Saint Johns Bible edition full of images of pages and information about this incredible project.||5.00||7.50|