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Letterpress: Promote or Protest Weekend Workshop

Sat, Sun
10:00AM - 3:30PM
Sep 29 - Sep 30
1.00 CEUs,
2 Sessions

Dikko Faust Typographer; letterpress printermaker; founder, Purgatory Pie Press

Make a bold statement printing letterpress posters with the Printshop's large selection of wood types and vivid color inks. Following a brief introduction to macro-letterpress, students will learn how to set wood type for printing and mix color inks, and then explore different layouts. Each student will print a small edition. Some type history will also be given.


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