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January 2022

Open Studio

January 3 - December 30
Port City Letterpress, 10200 US 17 North
Wilmington, NC 28411 United States
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$50.00 5 tickets left

ALL YEAR ROUND!! After completing the basic classes the student will be issued a passport. This will allow them to purchase open studio time on a monthly or quarterly basis. Students will be allowed to use the equipment to complete their own project during open studio time.

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Papermaking

January 3 @ 9:00 am - December 31 @ 3:30 pm
$40.00 4 tickets left

ALL YEAR ROUND!! The date is FLEXIBLE and will be decided upon buying the ticket for the class. This is a hands-on papermaking class for the novice. History of papermaking as well as other paper terminology will be presented. You will learn techniques for forming sheets of handmade paper using pulp prepared in our beater. The distinctive quality of hand-made paper inspires many uses. We’ll look at examples of how handmade papers are used in artwork, book arts and printmaking.…

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Bookmaking

January 3 @ 9:00 am - December 31 @ 3:30 pm
$40.00 1 ticket left

ALL YEAR ROUND!! The date is FLEXIBLE and will be decided upon buying the ticket for the class. Learn how to make interactive book forms that can be applied to many projects. We start by using a single sheet of paper to make a book. We will continue to explore other book forms using simple sewing and gluing. Feel free to bring any papers, scraps, photos, maps and printed memories to make a fun book. Class is 2.5-hour session. This…

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June 2022

Typography and Letterpress 101

June 3
Port City Letterpress, 10200 US 17 North
Wilmington, NC 28411 United States
$40.00 4 tickets left

This is a ONE SESSION COURSE: FRI 6/3 from 9 AM to 2 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…

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Typography and Letterpress 101

June 10
Port City Letterpress, 10200 US 17 North
Wilmington, NC 28411 United States
$40.00 4 tickets left

This is a ONE SESSION COURSE: FRI 6/10 from 9 AM to 2 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…

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Typography and Letterpress 101

June 11
Port City Letterpress, 10200 US 17 North
Wilmington, NC 28411 United States
$40.00 4 tickets left

This is a ONE SESSION COURSE: SAT 6/11 from 9 AM to 2 PM You will learn how to handset lines of type and print a short run of 10-15 note sheets or cards. 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…

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