Fundamentals of Letterpress Workshop | September 16-17, 2017


Fundamentals of Letterpress Workshop | September 16-17, 2017


Saturday 10am-4pm & Sunday 10am-4pm

All materials included.

You will learn:

  • Printing language and terms
  • Mechanics of a Vandercook #4 proofing press
  • How to ink and clean the press
  • How to print a three color composition.
  • How to handset metal and wood-type.
  • How to produce an edition of 10 prints of your design

You will take home: An edition of your own print, as well as a trade portfolio of your classmates’ prints.
Please review Workshop Rules and Terms and our FAQs before registering.

Note: The Foundation workshop is required for anyone who wishes to rent studio time at Punchpress, including people who have previous print experience or past Punchpress students who have not taken a class here within the last year. This workshop is a great opportunity to learn about our specific press or refamiliarize yourself with the letterpress process, while making a custom print.

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