Publishing: Editorial, Design and Print production management
Screenprinted cover on card, 32-page A5 pamphlet. Hand finished.
A4 magazine, printed on a Risograph printer. Hand finished.
The id Project poster
Full colour A4 poster using stock image.
The id Project postcard
Full colour A6 postcard using stock imagery.
Child Z poster
B+W A4 poster for Child Z.
Roundabout Nights poster
Continuing with Roundabout Night's distinctive monochrome imagery - this poster shows working parts of a time machine.
Roundabout Nights poster
Roundabout Nights monochrome A4 poster.
60-page playscript, B-format.
56-page playscript, B-format.
An Assemblance of Judicious Heretics
A5. 100-page poetry and prose anthology, with over 50 full colour illustrations.
City Without A Head
A-format, 156-page poetry collection, with 6 ink drawings.
The Seed Catalogue
A5, 24-page community poetry collection.
23 Submarines book
60-page book, containing poems, a play and musical score, plus 8 full colour images.
32-page A4 magazine, 2 colours, limited edition printed on a Riso printer.
The Unbearable Sheerness of Being
28-pages, A5 poetry booklet.
My Mind is Free
Sam's publishing experience encompasses all areas of print production and management, including writing, editing, designing, production managing hard copy print and online publications and merchandise. She designs and print manages all of Wordsmithery's publications.
Both Sam and Barry have written for national, local and regional papers, magazines and websites.
From copywriting to design and printing, Wordsmithery can offer a complete publishing, editorial and print management service, including offering advice about self publishing. You can see some examples of our designs in the gallery above.
PRINT PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT AND EDITORIAL SERVICES:
Examples of print publications managed and edited include The Theatres Trust publications, including the quarterly magazine, tm, since 2013-2015. For Universities UK Sam managed the print production of all publications produced 2002-10. For Asthma UK, Sam edited a quarterly children's health magazine, A for asthma.
Both Sam and Barry have particular expertise in copywriting for the arts and higher education sectors. In the past we have also written on topics as varied as food, computers and children's health.
We would be happy to discuss your copywriting, editorial, design or print production project, whatever the topic.
PRINT PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT
"From 2002-2010, Sam grew the organization’s portfolio of print and online publications with professionalism and strong individual flair, overseeing the doubling publications output over 8 years.
She handled a tight budget impeccably, and was skilled in supplier management, delivering a cost-effective service to the organization while developing excellent working relationships with a range of designers." Communications Manager, Universities UK, 2010
"Not only does Sam write beautifully and make each story a compelling read, but she also puts the whole thing together with graphics and images..." Copywriting client, 2013
"... really well produced."
"You always do the writing aesthetic justice."
"It has arrived and looks wonderful, with many good pieces throughout." Readers, 2016
"It’s a great looking book."
"The book looks fantastic." Readers, 2016