Sprouts Press hand crafts beautiful and functional journals and hand printed items that spark customers’ creativity and satisfies their wish for the tactile act of putting pen to paper. By using eco-friendly materials when possible, hand tools and producing in small editions, customers enjoy purchasing a well-crafted lifelong product that speaks to them.
In essence, Sprouts Press products evoke a down to earth beauty that get the job done with grace and purpose that are never above a bit of wit, cheek and a pop of colour.
For people with a creative spirit, who want an inspirational, handmade medium for creative expression, Sprouts Press is a hand bindery, printmaking and paper arts studio that provides beautiful, functional hand bound journals and hand printed products made from the heart. The company prides itself in communicating the passion of its craft by giving customers a tactile adventure to select the perfect journal that will become a lifelong companion.
Materials we use: reclaimed leather, handmade paper, fancy printed papers (chiyogami, Florentine, etc), beeswaxed linen thread. Pretty much: things with a tactile quality that represent the joys of writing or sketching by hand.
Women aged 30-60 in downtown Toronto that earn between $50,000 and $80,000, that have a creative spirit and place a premium on quality products.
*Or, people buying for our target market.
**Additionally, we do sell worldwide online and participate in fairs and markets locally.
***IMPORTANT: The main product we create are hand bound blank books: journals, sketchbooks, albums, etc. They are made by hand with love and passion, using hand tools, the old-fashioned way.***
We believe in the handmade and local movements and supporting small businesses.