Photo of Tom Boulton from print press brand Type Tom

Tom Boulton is a letterpress printer and typographic designer who lives and works by the sea in West Sussex.

Obsessed with hand printing, hand making and restoring old machinery, he aims to revive interest in traditional printing skills that are sometimes considered obsolete.

Under his brand Type Tom, he hand prints and makes products including: greetings cards, notebooks, stationery packs and prints. Everything is designed and printed on letterpress machines from the 1900’s using his collection of antique wood poster and lead type.

Products for sale

A card with the words 'Let's paint the town' with paintbrush illustrations.

Let’s Paint The Town Greetings Card £3.50

A card with the words 'Happy Birthday' in orange and red type.

Happy Birthday Card £3.50

Unique stationery - handmade Go For It type notebook in green

A5 Go For It Notebook £7.50

Unique stationery - handmade Work Hard Play Hard type blue notebook

Work Hard Play Hard Large Handmade Notebook £16.50

Unique stationery - handmade Grand Ideas type notebook in grey

A5 Grand Ideas Notebook £7.50