Registered Charity No. 1099648
The annual Pen to Printer seminars bring together distinguished speakers and delegates from many lettering and associated disciplines to discuss in a convivial atmosphere issues of importance in today's rapidly-changing world of communications.
The Fourteenth Annual International Ditchling Seminar will run from Friday 4th April to Sunday 6th April 2014.
Friday 4 April
EVENING EJF, The Barn and The Carving Studio, Park Farm, Hundred Acre Lane, Wivelsfield Green RH17 7RU
from 5.30 Display of recent acquisitions from the EJF archive and demonstration of carved lettering by Chris Elsey
7.00 Paul Shaw
George Salter, Phil Grushkin and Calligraphic Book Jackets from 1930 to 1980.
Saturday 5 April
MORNING Ditchling Village Hall
10.45 Welcome to Ditchling: introduction by Chairman of the Seminar Philip Moore
11.00 Andrew Johnston
Go West Young Man
12.30 Lunch break
AFTERNOON Ditchling Village Hall
2.30 Sam Roberts
Ghostsigns: Painted Signs, Fading on Walls
3.30 Will Hill
From snuffbox to surfboard:
5.00 Local visit
Evening Ditchling Village Hall
Buffet supper provided by Cashew Catering with music from John Neilson and Gary Breeze with Pip Hall.
Sunday 6 April
morning Ditchling Village Hall
12.00 Chairman of the Trustees of the Edward Johnston Foundation
12.30 Lunch break
Giving the boys and girls a book of tips on getting that first job in Design
Throughout the weekend demonstrations of brush lettering by John Nash
Delegate fee: £135 or £145 including the cost of Friday evening supper
STUDENTS AND APPRENTICES
Please note the EJF offers bursaries to bona fide students and apprentices covering attendance fee plus reasonable travel and accommodation expenses. These are limited in number and are offered on a first come first served basis. Please e-mail Philip Moore at email@example.com to book your place.