Jude Macklin (printmaking tutor at Aberystwyth University, Wales) working the Imperial.
Jude Macklin, a printmaking tutor from Aberystwyth, Wales working on the Imperial to print pages for her artist book. Jude and her husband Mark are on a 10 week stay in Wanganui. Jude has been creating an artist book, learning solarplate, letterpress and bookbinding with John at the Homeprint Studio. Meanwhile Mark is engaged with his .2 position at Massey University.
Married to Allison for 45 years, 3 sons, David, Russell and Paul. I have been primary school teaching in New Zealand for 32 years and for the last 11 years have been developing a Book Art Studio, Library, Art Gallery and substantial warehouse of printmaking equipment and materials. We have a Letterpress Printing and Bookbinding Museum that is a working collection. I have invented an A4 relief printing press and an A3 hydraulic printing press that I manufacture and sell throughout New Zealand with sales into 5 countries overseas. Allison and I have written, illustrated, set, printed, bound and published over 100 titles of artist books.