Welcome to Essdee
Essdee is a UK manufacturer of block printing and Scraperboard products, which aim to inspire the next generation of artists and printmakers. From our HQ in Worcestershire, England, we manufacture, package and dispatch our products all over the world.
Essdee has been making its famous British Scraperboard the UK since 1945. Our range of Scraperboard, etching tools, block printing tools and materials are instantly recognisable around the world. Our innovative Lino printing tools and accessories make this traditional craft more accessible to a wider range of age groups and abilities.
Linoleum, SoftCut, MasterCut, PrintFoam, Lino Cutters, Handles...All the materials and tools you need.
Lino Rollers, Brayers, Hard Rubber, Soft Rubber, Sponge, Fabric... Everything you need for printmaking.
lino cutter sets & kits
Find out if you love printmaking too, with Lino Printing Kits, Stamp Carving kits, Starter Sets and more.
block printing ink
Block Printing Inks in 36 colours, including Metallic, Flourescent and Pearlescent colours.
scraperboard & tools
Fine Quality British Scraperboard, Foils and Tools.
MEET THE PRINT MAKER
We were delighted to catch up with Keith Tunnicliffe to find out more about his career, his style of lino printing and his experience of being a finalist in Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year 2019.
Hey there! This is Hayley from Buff and Blue.
I’ve been asked by the folks over at Essdee to do a little beginners tutorial to help you get started with the first steps into printing.
DOWNLOAD OUR CATALOGUE
We love to see how our products are being used in the real world, you can see our recent favourites below!