We Are The Friction
is a full colour, 136 page, perfect-bound book: 4-colour litho printed text throughout with a 2-colour screen printed cover. 24 short stories, 24 illustrations, the vast majority of them brand new.
Edition: 1000, hand-numbered
Dimensions: 127mm x 190.5mm
Text printed throughout on revive 50:50 Offset (a 50% recycled stock) by 21colour, Glasgow. Covers screen printed by Ashton Screen Print
, also Glasgow.
Sing Statistics is the collaborative concern of designer Jez Burrows and illustrator Lizzy Stewart
, that manifests itself mostly as a small independent press. We Are The Friction
is their second publication. Their first, I Am The Friction
(2008), was a super limited and hand-bound book of 10 short stories (Jez) and 10 illustrations (Lizzy) and is entirely sold out. Besides publishing they've also worked on artwork with a variety of bands/record labels.
has a wealth of images of We Are The Friction
and its production, not to mention a handful of our other work.
@jezburrows and @lizzystewart
Not forgetting the email.