One-Day Workshop / 8 October
Saturday 8 October
Please leave an address for correspondence in the ‘Order notes’.
An intense one-day course — designed for beginners from all professional backgrounds — to work closely with wood letter & metal type, letterpress materials & printing equipment.
The One-Day Course offers its participants a unique introduction to understanding typography & design through the use of the traditional materials & processes used in letterpress.
You will be introduced to the fundamental procedures of metal type setting & wood letter composition. Through a simple series of exercises: begin to explore the possibilities of letterpress techniques & visual ideas; experiment with ink & understand the basics of printmaking paper.