Opening Thursday, December 1st, from 5PM - 6PM
Join us for a conversation with renowned printer and type designer Russell Maret and the Newberry’s Jill Gage.
Renowned printer and type designer Russell Maret will discuss the creation and use of script fonts, past and present, with Jill Gage, curator of the exhibition A Show of Hands: Handwriting in the Age of Print.
Russell Maret is a letter designer and letterpress printer working in New York City.
Jill Gage is the Newberry’s Custodian of the John M. Wing Foundation on the History Printing.