The type that wouldn’t die

With its roots in DIY visual culture, LabelMaker first gave voice to punk fans in the 1970s but never really went away. In an extract from his new book of collected essays, designer Art Chantry charts the appeal and virus-like spread of this enduring low-fi technology

DESIGNER

Worthing, West Sussex

INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER

Frome, Somerset

SENIOR DESIGNER

Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire