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Meet Bronia Bronia our next shop takeover!

A warm welcome to Bronia Bronia who is setting out her stall in Salty’s Studio shop - Wednesday 26th October until the 29th October 2022 After the brilliant success of having Field System take over at Easter, we are delighted to have another like minded creative to keep our high street patch pumping out the positive, upbeat visuals! Here a little Q&A so you can get an idea of who Bronia is and what she is bringing to Ashburton.  Sandra: Hello Bronia and welcome to our Salty’s Shop Takeover! We love your fresh, colourful designs and think it will sit nicely in our studio shop space, really looking forward to seeing it here when you takeover. Can you tell us a...

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Handprinted feature us on their blog!

Handprinted have been one of our main suppliers of ink and other screenprinting supplies since we began and we know we can get just what we need and it usually turns up next day, always packed with a mini roll of sweethearts! Of course its a race to open the pack to win the sweeties (I, Sandra usually win!! Head to their blog here to read our full article - lots more to see on their website too. Not just screenprinting but supplies, articles and tutorials for all printers.

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Cleaning up Ice cream!

Oh goodness we’ve had a week - so happy was I to broadcast our latest print, the ice cream map of Devon and Cornwall - to then get the messages from eagle eyed followers, letting us know (and I'm very grateful for those gentle messages) we had not one, but two spelling mistakes on the map, we were sent crashing into horror and embarrassment for our oversight and wasted efforts! But then ..we took a deep breath, and set about trying to make amends. First out telling everyone who’d already bought a print, offered their money back or a slight delay, that we were going to reprint the whole edition after some serious double, triple spellchecking!! What began as a...

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Salty’s design and make Jubilee 50p wallets

Salty’s helped Stuart Rogers at Ashburton Post Office create a commemorative wallet to hold a Platinum Jubilee 50p to celebrate The Queens 70years on the throne. A few were handed out to children of the town at a street party, the rest are being sold to raise money for much needed roof repairs for the preschool and to buy more defibrillators to make sure key parts of the town are covered in an emergency. We designed and sourced the print work and then set about assembling the wallets. They have a hidden component  which holds the coin, which then shows through a window, back and front. We found Uk based eco friendly printers Print.Work did an amazing job for us - and...

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Salty’s is a Silver Supporter of RNLI Torbay

Jim has helped design and brand the Torbay Lifeboat latest fundraising challenge with friend, photographer and crew mate Nigel Millard. Jim and Nigel have worked a lot together over the years and its great they can continue their creative relationship to support the great cause of RNLI. From March 2022, RNLI Torbay crew members embark on a series of six intrepid and fearsome tasks, culminating in the 8 oldest climbing to the summit of Kilimanjaro in February 2023. All to raise money for their local lifeboat station. Our crew have bravely accepted a relay of challenges including skydiving, endurance swimming, cycling, rowing, driving, that culminates in February 2023 with the 8 oldest crew-members (average age of 60) hiking to the...

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