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Printing in Germany

I took a trip to Germany in October.  Walking down the street in Hamburg I stumbled on a collection of letterpress accoutrements: Fun to see these items in the country that is the birthplace of moveable type!

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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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Spins, High Kicks, and More!

I recently acquired this set of woodblocks from the ’40s, and made my first poster with wood type (courtesy of Anthony from Dirty Pictures, whom I just re-met at Adams Morgan Day).  It took forever (five runs!) because of all … Continue reading

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