Watermans Printers received four nominations and won the Best Book Award at the 2016 Irish Print Awards which was held on Friday 25th November at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Santry, Dublin.

Watermans Printers

The Winning Book Award, was for Walking on the Pastures of Wonder


Watermans Printers

Mark Horgan, Sales Director, Antalis, presenting the book award to John Waterman, Watermans Printers

This publication, printed on uncoated material, includes a representation of an original painting by the artist. Colour accuracy and superb finishing was of the utmost importance. Wibalin material was used for the book cover lining and the end papers and a foil is featured on the spine of the book and the front of the dust jacket.

Watermans Printers were also the proud recipients of a further 3 nominations across 3 categories including:

  • Second Captains Annual (Book Category)
  • Jones Engineering Group – A Journey Across Three Centuries (Sheetfed Category)
  • Winter Papers (Book Finishing Category)


Previous Awards Include:

2015 Irish Print Awards
Sheetfed Award plus 9 further nominations

2014 Irish Print Awards
Brochure of the Year Award and Magazine of the Year Award plus 3 further nominations

2013 Irish Print Awards
Book Award