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Letterpress Basics

Join instructors Bridget Elmer of The Southern Letterpress-FL, and Kaitlin Crockett of Oma Darlin, on Sunday, January 27th, 2019 for our one-day Letterpress Basics workshop, 12pm-5pm.

This 5-hour crash course will introduce students to letterpress printing from handset type and photopolymer plates. We will cover typesetting, ink mixing, makeready, and press operation on our flatbed and table top platen presses.

Students who complete this course will be eligible to rent studio time at PRINT ST. PETE Community Letterpress to work on their own projects.

At the end of the workshop, students will leave with a set of 4 coasters that they designed and printed, as well as a collaborative poster.

$150 - all supplies & tools included. Limited seating. Pre-registration & payment are required to reserve your seat.

*This workshop requires no prior experience and is great for beginners.