Typography and Letterpress 101
November 9 @ 7:00 pm - November 11 @ 10:00 pm
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:
MON 11/9 and WED 11/11 from 7 PM to 10 PM