Letterpress Workshop - Oct 1, 2021 at 8:00 PM
Date: Friday, October 1, 2021
Time: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
This virtual live Zoom is an introduction to Letterpress printing with a wood type poster demonstration. This is a general lesson and Intro to Letterpress with a particular focus on typography and designing with type. We'll discuss kerning technique and style, how to set and lockup wood/metal type and hand inking techniques. You’ll learn the basics including Letterpress terminology, hand-setting wood / lead type, make-ready, ink mixing and hand-inking.
The posters created and printed during the workshop are available for purchase at $20.00 each - free pick up from the museum, or if to be shipped, additional standard shipping applies.