Introduction to Letterpress Fundamentals
Mon., April 12, 6-9 p.m. and Mon., April 19, 6-9 p.m. 2010
Learn to print your own cards and broadsides the way Ben Franklin did it - with handset type. Participants will become familiar with the equipment of the pressroom, learn basic letterpress techniques and produce an edition of original prints in two weeks. No experience necessary. Materials included.