Kitty Maryatt

Kitty Maryatt is Director of the Scripps College Press and Assistant Professor of Art at Scripps College in Claremont, CA. She has taught Typography and the Book Arts at Scripps for 27 years. In this bookmaking class, the students write their own texts, develop imagery, hand-set metal type, print the collaborative books by letterpress, and bind them in limited editions of 100 copies. They have published 53 titles and have 58 standing order patrons. She also teaches a Core Humanities class to sophomores called From Materiality to Immateriality: The Coming of the Artist Book. She is VP for Programs for the American Printing History Association (APHA) and is on the Board of Directors for the College Book Art Association (CBAA) and is a founder of the Society for Calligraphy in Los Angeles.