High Holidays 1

The Garlow Studio::The letterpress work of The Garlow Studio and Shulamis Press.

Make Thy Books Thy Companions From the Ethical Will of Judah Ibn Tibbon (12th c).

Make Thy Books Thy Companions From the Ethical Will of Judah Ibn Tibbon (12th c).

11.5 x 9 in. Printed in Poliphilus and Blado in four colors. The text is shaped like a topiary with the planter, the tree trunk and leaves formed from ornaments. Within a nineteenth century ornamental border. 5766  [2005]

Each color was in its own type setting. Shown are the actual type formes for the shaped text and the setting of the leaves that are printed in green.

Shelter of Peace (Hashkiveinu) A Gate-Fold Card.

Shelter of Peace (Hashkiveinu)
A Gate-Fold Card.

8.25 x 5.75 in. Printed with Della Robbia in three colors. Opens up inside to a Sukkah (the traditional hut used during the Feast of Tabernacles, Sukkot) composed from various border and ornament type pieces. Printed on Somerset black paper on the Albion Press. 5771 [2010]