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Please support a new letterpress documentary: Pressing On

PLEASE BACK THIS PROJECT and help my good friend Erin Beckloff create this letterpress documentary! I can’t wait to watch it!!! It already looks amazing! It is a documentary about the survival of letterpress and the remarkable printers who preserve…Continue

Started by Kelly Shields in News and Announcements on Saturday.

Hot Foil Stamping help/advice

I am looking for a way to foil stamp. I love the end result. I have spent a tremendous amount of time researching machines (good/bad/expensive/cheap/you name it). I currently print on a Chandler & Price 10X15 but don’t want to buy foil stamping…Continue

Tags: stamping, hot, stamp, foil

Started by Anna Brown in Press Troubleshooting, Tips, and Help Apr 22.

Dip Dye + Letterpress 4 Replies

Hello! Looking for some advice…I have never done dip dye before but a client would like to dip dye their invitations after I letterpress print. Anyone out there have any experience with this? I was thinking I would probably need to press after the…Continue

Tags: dye, dip

Started by Anna Brown in Business Matters. Last reply by Anna Brown Apr 20.

Windmill Intensive

Just wanted to let anybody who is planning on attending Type on The Cob II know! Peter Fraterdeus is having a Windmill intensive class from June 16-19. Please contact him @peterf@semiotx.com for more info.Continue

Started by Megan Fuller in Classifieds Apr 18.

2015 Printers' Fair and Wayzgoose

If you live in the SF Bay Area, do come to the Printers' Fair and Wayzgoose at History San Jose on Saturday, April 18. Lots more information at https://printersguild.wordpress.com.Continue

Started by Linda Stinchfield in News and Announcements Apr 16.

black inks..

I have a hard time getting true black on some jobs - I know paper stock effects it but any other thoughts? I have tons of different inks.. including VS-101, VS310 (pms black), I have some oil, some rubber.. I print with a c&p old style, 10x15.

Started by Angela R. Stewart in Press Troubleshooting, Tips, and Help Apr 14.

Ladies of Letterpress at the National Stationery Show

Ladies of Letterpress will make its sixth appearance at this year's National…Continue

Tags: Stationery Show, NSS 2015

Started by Kseniya: Thomas-Printers in Show Time Apr 13.

Workshops 2 Replies

Hello, I am looking for workshops on letterpress or someone who might not mind if I came to their studio, so I could watch the printing process. I feel I would learn more watching a letterpress in action. I live in Indiana, PA, so someone within a…Continue

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Started by Beverly L. Russick in Business Matters. Last reply by Kseniya: Thomas-Printers Apr 6.

Kelsey 5x8 looking for a great home! 7 Replies

'Allo, friends!I have a Kelsey 5x8 in need of a home. I've upgraded to an 6x10, and don't need the 5x8 anymore. It's in fantastic shape (I've used it regularly for the past four years), and has new Ramco rubber rollers (as of last year). Here's the…Continue

Tags: Model, U, 6x10, Excelsior, 5x8

Started by Andru Bemis in Classifieds. Last reply by Andru Bemis Apr 3.

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Please support a new letterpress documentary: Pressing On

PLEASE BACK THIS PROJECT and help my good friend Erin Beckloff create this letterpress documentary! I can’t wait to watch it!!! It already looks amazing! It is a documentary about the survival of letterpress and the remarkable printers who preserve the history and knowledge of the craft. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1243535289/pressing-on-the-letterpress-filmSee More
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