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10200 U.S. 17 Wilmington, NC 28411| 910-726-0646

Typography and Letterpress 101

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Typography and Letterpress 101

August 20, 2021 @ 9:00 am - August 27, 2021 @ 12:00 pm

$80

This workshop will cover the basics of letterpress and typography. History of type and printing will be reviewed. Printer’s measurement system. Safety and maintenance of the Kelsey and C&P Pilot Press. Form lock-up and make ready will be taught as well as inking and cleaning of a tabletop press. You will learn how to handset lines of type and print a short run of 10-15 note sheets or cards.

This is a TWO SESSION COURSE:

FRI 8/20 and FRI 8/27 from 9 AM to 12 PM

Details

Start:
August 20, 2021 @ 9:00 am
End:
August 27, 2021 @ 12:00 pm
Cost:
$80

Venue

Port City Letterpress
10200 US 17 North
Wilmington, NC 28411 United States
Phone:
9107260646