Materials Suppliers

R K Burt and Co. Ltd
57 Union Street, London SE1 1SG
Tel: 020 7407 6474Fax: 020 7403 3672
[email protected]
Wholesale paper suppliers, speciality papers for creative use. The RKB Gallery was created in November 1999. Dedicated to promoting ‘works on paper’, the gallery provides a space for degree level art students to gain an insight into how an exhibition is created including responsibility for advertising, curating, hanging and staffing.

William Cowley
97 Caldecote Street, Newport Pagnell, Bucks MK4 0DB
Tel: 01908 610038Fax: 01908 611071
Manufacturers of hand-made parchment and vellum for illuminating, printing and bookbinding.

Innova Art Ltd
[email protected]
Innova Art has developed a series of “Book Art” papers in conjunction with artists, photographers, book artists and university lecturers, designed for the very specific requirements of digital book art and binding. See the website for supplier outlets.

J Hewit & Sons Ltd.
Kinauld Leather Works, Currie, Edinburgh EH14 5RS
Tel: 0131 449 2206, Fax: 0 131 451 5081
[email protected]
Manufacturers of fine bookbinding leathers and suppliers of equipment, tools, materials and sundries for all bookbinders. Mail order available through the website, with agents around the world. Also have 2nd hand equipment and discontinued items to sell in their Bargain Basement on thewebsite.

John Purcell Paper
15 Rumsey Road, London SW9 OTR
Tel: 020 7737 5199, Fax: 020 7737 6765
[email protected]
Specialist suppliers of papers for artists; hand-made, mould and machine made, various Japanese and unusual papers. Mail order always available, ask for a catalogue.

F J Ratchford Limited
Kennedy Way, Green Lane, Stockportc Cheshire SK4 2JX
Tel: 0161 480 8484, Fax: 0161 480 3679
[email protected]
A comprehensive range of bookcloths, accessories, leathers and coverings, with worldwide delivery available.

The Bag ‘N’ Box Man Ltd
Unit 1, West Street, Shutford, Banbury OX15 6PH
Tel: 01295 788522, Fax: 01295 788523
Boxes from stock or custom-made to order, cards, rubber stamps and packaging.

Wrights of Lymm Ltd.
Warrington Lane, Lymm, Cheshire, WA13 0SA
Tel: 01925 754368
[email protected]
Gold Leaf manufacturer and supplier of gilding and restoration materials, specialist decorating and artists’ materials.