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April 2009 Newsletter - ok, ok, we're a little early...


More gum & alt. proc. in Africa!

How do you run a successful alt. proc. printing business? Dennis da Silva tells us his story of running Silvertone in South Africa. And, more hands on with Peter J. Blackburn showing us his working methods in the gum process. Enjoy.


Gum bichromate working methods

Peter is showing how he works with the gum process: Getting Up Front and Personal with Gum Printing.

Dennis da Silva - alt. proc. business in South Africa

Inspired by The pencil of nature, Dennis prints lith, salt, cyanotype and vandyke browns commercially.

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