monster, mache

now booking: walking tours of John Baskerville’s Brum.

a walking tour of Birmingham City Centre, taking in locations, buildings, artefacts & monuments associated with the celebrated Mr. John Baskerville – printer, type founder, japanner, gravestone carver & atheist. Find out about his contribution to printing and discover an often overlooked slice of Birmingham’s history.

Japaning, btw, turns out to be paper mache.