Letterpress

Letterpress is a very creative technique that allows participants to be aware of the importance of each element of a composition. Participants will learn to safely handle and print from fragile antique wood type. We will cover some tips and tricks to make old wood type print well and also cover metal types. Participants will learn how to use the etching press to get the best quality prints and playing with the possibilities of working color in layers. No prior experience is necessary to take this course!