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Printing auf Deutsch

A friend of mine visited from Germany last week and I taught her how to letterpress. We tried to work our way around the lack of umlauts and ßs to print a few things in German.       

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Crafts and Kisses this Saturday!

Julia took over the helm so that Crafts and Kisses can continue this year at a new location, and (true confession): I’m enjoying playing only a minor advisory role. The deets: Saturday, February 12 Noon to 6pm La Casa 3166 … Continue reading

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Typographic maps

Very cool maps in which streets are all depicted solely with typography. By Axis Maps.

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Letterpress-mobile!

Saw this neat project on Kickstarter:

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Wood Type class featured on District of Design

Got a nice shout-out for my upcoming Letterpressed Posters with Wood Type class on local design blog District of Design. “Choose between various 1″ to 6″ wood typefaces, experiment with different paper options, explore layering two colors, and embellish with … Continue reading

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Southern Living

A photographer from Southern Living stopped by Pyramid Atlantic back in June and photographed my work for a feature on DC art spaces, which appears in the September issue.  Bummer that the work in the photo isn’t credited to me, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Letterpress Workshops

A fun season of letterpress classes is about to begin at Pyramid Atlantic!  There’s still time to sign up here. Letterpress for Graphic Designers Saturday, September 18 from 10am-4pm plus one 4-hour individual appointment Instructors: Moira McCauley and Julia Louie … Continue reading

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Bring me the head of Frank Zappa

Ok, so here’s the backstory.  Lithuanians love Frank Zappa!  In 1995 a bust of the man was placed in the Vilnius city center.  Recently some Lithuanians decided to bestow the city of Baltimore, Zappa’s birthplace, with a matching bust.  It … Continue reading

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ILSSA

I also received my (letterpressed!) ILSSA membership materials back in June.  So fun! I went away for the summer and now that I’m back I can’t wait to get more involved with their projects. This is a resource library, kept … Continue reading

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Museum of Printing

It’s about time I caught you up on what I’ve been up to this summer!  In June, I headed to Massachusetts with Julia and Leslie for a class with Vandercook guru Paul Moxon at the Museum of Printing in North … Continue reading

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