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Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th December
TYPE TASTING PRESENTS:
Pop-Up Typography Emporium

We’ve been busy for the first day of Open Studios at the Chocolate Factory N1. The Type Tasting studio is full of all things typographic including Zoltar’s Font Fortune booth and a preview of The Type Taster book.

The pop-up is open again tomorrow (Sunday) for a range of things type and letter related including glow-in-the-dark neon letter prints, screen printed Dalston posters, framed initials, signage art and more. Consult with the great Zoltar for your Type Tasting Font Fortune.

Pop-Up Typography Emporium, Studio F7, The Chocolate Factory, Farleigh Place, London N16 7SX (Dalston Kingsland/Dalston Junction) 11am to 6pm

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Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th December
TYPE TASTING PRESENTS:
Pop-Up Typography Emporium

The pop-up will be back for two days in the Type Tasting studio as part of Winter Open Studios at the Chocolate Factory N16. There will be a range of things type and letter related including glow-in-the-dark neon letter prints, screen printed Dalston posters, framed initials, signage art and more. Consult with the great Zoltar for your Type Tasting Font Fortune.

Pop-Up Typography Emporium, Studio F7, The Chocolate Factory, Farleigh Place, London N16 7SX (Dalston Kingsland/Dalston Junction) 11am to 6pm

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Type Tasting’s Sarah Hyndman is giving short typography talks as part of the Stoke Newington Literary Festival on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th June. These take place in the Type Tasting studio during Open Studios Weekend at the Chocolate Factory N16.

Typography as seen on a Dalston Type Safari
Saturday 7th June at 12.45 & 17.00

The history of type told in ten album covers
Sunday 8th June at 14.30 (sold out) & 17.00 (sold out)

The typography pop up shop will also be back for the weekend with all things typographic including screen prints, postcards and glow in the dark fairground prints.

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Blog: Dalston reimagined

We created an installation of Dalston signage in the Type Tasting studio and invited participants to create customised Dalston letters. A wide range of people joined in, from graphic designers and visiting design students to grandparents and children. It was a creative and colourful weekend. Click on the main image twice to see all the detail at full size.

Above is the Helvetica ‘R’ from the chatty cinema sign over Ruby’s Bar and below is the neon ‘A’ from Dalston Superstore.

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Event: Type Tasting at Open Studios

A long Type Tasting weekend of activities will be taking place during Open Studios at the Chocolate Factory N16. With Relish’s studio F7 will be full of creative typography for the weekend. Events will include a Dalston Type Safari, Type Tasting workshops, and you can find out how to submit an entry for Type Tasting at the V&A  with the London Design Festival. There will also be a pop up shop with screen printed typographic posters, glow in the dark prints, typography of signage sheets and ‘Are we there yet?’ postcards.

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