Welcome to the Visual Communication Program’s technical website.

Since the beginning of the lockdown your technical team have been busy uploading new pages to this site with special reference to practical ideas for working without a workshop and how to get the best from your digital tools.

We are treating this as an on-going process. So if you have any suggestions please email me (Mark Joste)

Apart from the advice that you will find on our website, we are also available via email and Teams.

Our team:

Mark Joste – Workshop Manager

Mark’s main area of responsibility is managing the technical resources, the workshops and the team of technical demonstrators that deliver your technical support.

Besides that he can also offer technical support in the following areas; Photography and web/app design  Further details are available here Mark is  available during term time, on Monday, Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday more details available here

You can contact him initially via email  (m.joste@brighton.ac.uk)  

Sat Kalsi – Letterpress Demonstrator

Sat is available on Wednesdays and Thursdays during term time.

If you have any questions related to the Letterpress Workshop  that might help with the documentation and preparation process, or require guidance, help or support, in specific areas of typographic layout, editing and organising content, hanging quotes, avoidance of hyphenation, widows and orphans, line length, kerning, tracking and leading and / or readability of your PDF, please email her. S.K.Kalsi@brighton.ac.uk

Georgie St clair – Adobe CC Technical Demonstrator

Georgie is here to answer questions and address any issues you’re having with the Adobe CC software relating to your project work. Specifically in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign & Premiere.

Georgie’s working day during term time is Wednesday and she can offer group and 1 to 1 support via Teams. Full details of how to book a session are available here. Alternatively, email for an appointment  g.stclair@brighton.ac.uk

Helen Gibbs – Book Arts Technical Demonstrator

For any questions about technical things to do with bookbinding, please email Helen  h.gibbs@brighton.ac.uk

Helen’s working days during term time are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. More details available here


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