ProfeSsional Bristol Printers
Based in Bishopston in the heart of Bristol, Mockingbird Press is a family-run business started by award-winning artists with many years commercial design, printing and publishing experience. So we know what is important to you and how to achieve it.
Robert studied graphic design and illustration in Bristol and graduated in 1982.
He has spent nearly all his adult life in the field of Design, Printing and Publishing.
As a graphic designer Robert has worked for an impressive list of clients. Among them we can mention AXA, BMW, HTV, Royal Ordnance, AA Travel, Vickers plc , Sun Life, WHSmith and English Heritage.
Robert was previously a member of North Bristol Artists and designed and produced the art trail brochure/map and poster for several years.
Mockingbird Press is a member of Bristol Creatives.
After working for four years in the scanning department of an international printing company, in the Autumn of 2015, Louis decided to bow out of corporate life and join the staff at Mockingbird Press. Son of Robert and Sharon, Louis is a natural addition to the business, and has taken on the role of production director.
His focus is on such things as colour matching, printing assistance, canvas production, and general overall quality control. A passion for writing also allows him to act as an in-house copywriter, and it’s his responsibility to keep Mockingbird Press present and accessible on social media.
Production Account Executive
Graphic Designer and Illustrator, Marta career develops into Pop Surrealism Art and Merchandise. Selected for Bristol Pound 2018, Threadless and Go Wild Gorillas among others. She focuses in merchandise design, illustration, mural art, web design and social media and will be happy to help you with your printing ideas.
Lauren is a Bristol-born artist and has been part of the team since November 2016. Her artworks range from figurative oil painting, to murals and watercolour on paper. Photography and editing in Photoshop is often a key part of the process, which are skills she transfers to the artwork reproduction here at Mockingbird Press. She is also a third year student studying Fine Art at UWE Bristol, and has recently returned from a semester overseas in Hong Kong.
Freddy is Lancashire-born Illustrator with a green thumb, a sweet tooth, and a collection of colourful jumpers. After completing his degree at Falmouth University, he worked in London as a Graphic Designer for two years before relocating to Bristol. Now he enjoys more time for freelance and personal work while surrounding himself with creative people.
ARTISTS KNOW ABOUT ARTISTS NEEDS
We specialise in faithful colour reproduction of your artwork: our experts photograph, colour match, and then proof in order to get the best results possible for your artwork.
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Being an artist sometimes is not easy but you are not alone. We are an art printing studio based in Gloucester Road, Bristol. If you are local come and visit us for advice in printing your artwork, or you can Contact us for more information.