Gold blocking

printing with gold leaf, as upon a book cover, by means of an engraved block.

See also: Gold

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Liverpool social enterprise SRJ Services employs a majority of disabled staff who use traditional leather and gold blocking crafts to transform modern books into keepsakes for the future.
For four years Joanne has been a hot foil printer with Birmingham-based Crown Gold Blocking Company.
The Crown Gold Blocking Company is gearing up for its busiest time of the year, and plans to take on extra staff to cope with the rush.