Kelsey 5x8 looking for a great home! 4 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 Megan Fuller on Thursday.

Looking to Trade Polymer Plates for Blog Post

Hello Everyone,We are wanting to push out some content for our blog. I have a couple bloggers that are interested, but I thought I would see if there are any letterpress printers out there interested in trading content for polymer plate making? We…Continue

Tags: letterpress, plates, polymer

Started by Pete Juratovic in Business Matters on Thursday.


Hello AllI need to have a small engraving job done. 4 bar fold over note card & envelopes - I can provide stock if needed.Can anyone help me out?Continue

Started by Megan Huston in Classifieds on Monday.

Be kind to your fellow printers 5 Replies

So, this is probably the strangest encounter with another printer I have ever come across in my 25 years in business...I recently purchased a home in the Santa Cruz area and have a full time dedicated letterpress studio where Ive been working for…Continue

Tags: collaborate, bullying, competition, letterpress

Started by Ashley Cunningham in Business Matters. Last reply by Todd Boatin Mar 21.

Type on the Cob II Registration Now Open

In case you missed the announcement:…Continue

Tags: iowa, Printers Hall, type on the cob II

Started by Kseniya: Thomas-Printers in Conference Mar 21.

I Need Belt to Drive My C&P Motor, Where to Find? 2 Replies

...anybody know good source? Thanks!Continue

Started by Monica Kass Rogers in Classifieds. Last reply by Gary Johanson Mar 19.

Type on The Cob carpool?

Is anyone from the surrounding Midwest planning on going? Looking at Montana, SD, Minnesota (maybe Wyoming?). I am located in North Dakota and was wondering if anyone wanted to carpool?

Started by Megan Fuller in Conference Mar 17.

Is it weird not to offer printing services? 7 Replies

As soon as I announced my the opening of my letterpress studio, a lot of folks have contacted me to print their designs. Since I don't offer commercial printing services, I turn them away. I try to do it politely and I refer them to a commercial…Continue

Tags: commercial, not, offered, vs, studio

Started by Jill Broadhacker in Business Matters. Last reply by Brandi Mar 15.


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

Tags: workshops

Started by Beverly L. Russick in Business Matters Mar 15.

What brand of press to buy? 2 Replies

Hello, I am a graphic artist and planning to start a letterpress business, but have no idea where to begin on purchasing a press. I have been researching the web and came across Golding Pearl, Chandler & Price, Adana, etc.. I will be printing…Continue

Tags: purchase, to, press, what

Started by Beverly L. Russick in Job Advice. Last reply by Beverly L. Russick Mar 12.

Latest Activity

Tianna Ford posted a status
20 hours ago
Tianna Ford posted a photo
20 hours ago
Tianna Ford updated their profile
20 hours ago
Megan Fuller replied to Andru Bemis's discussion Kelsey 5x8 looking for a great home!
"If that falls through, I am teaching at a local arts center and we would be more than interested. We have no beginner presses right now!"


  • Add Photos
  • View All


  • Add Videos
  • View All

LoLP Shirts + More

  • " alt="" />

Letterpress Hotline