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Scoring Cards 2 Replies

Good morning everyone!I am looking for a hand scoring machine for my greeting cards. What machines or methods are you using? Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.Thanks, Andrea Continue

Started by Andrea M Miller in Supplies and Sources. Last reply by Arie Koelewyn on Friday.

Available Booth at National Stationery Show for 50% Off!

Hello!My name is Paige Kershaw. I own a stationery company called The Sailor's Song based out of Salt Lake City.SO we purchased a booth for the NSS and we aren't able to attend. The show is May 17th-20th in New York City in the famous Javits…Continue

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Started by Paige Kershaw in Classifieds on Friday.

Call for Entries: New Impressions in American Letterpress

“New Impressions in American Letterpress” is Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum's very first juried exhibition, to showcase exploration and creativity using letterpress and printing techniques. From this age-old tradition, we seek to challenge…Continue

Started by Stephanie Carpenter in News and Announcements on Tuesday.

Call for entries: Altered Books – Altered Worlds

Altered Books – Altered Worlds The Kalamazoo Book Arts Center (KBAC) announces a call to artists for the non-juried exhibition Altered Books – Altered Worlds which will be held in the KBAC Gallery June 5 through July 31, 2015. Open to all emerging…Continue

Started by katie platte in News and Announcements on Tuesday.

Printing CD sleeves 2 Replies

Hi ladies,I wonder if any of you might be able to help...I'm trying to print a bunch of CD sleeves - the foldable ones which need glueing - on my Adana 8-5, and I'm finding it impossible to find a way to keep the card in place to register and print…Continue

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Started by Kate Edwards in Press Troubleshooting, Tips, and Help. Last reply by Kate Edwards on Tuesday.

Sigwalt nonpareil #23 3 Replies

We have a Sigwalt nonpareil #23 press in good working order.  My father used it is his business and he passed away last year.  It was probably last used in 2013.  Here are some pictures.  We also have several sets of type too. We are looking to…Continue

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Started by John Hanson in Classifieds. Last reply by John Hanson on Tuesday.

hot foil stamper

Hi all, Im considering purchasing a tabletop hot foil stamper. anyone got advice as to size and  pneumatic vs manual.CheersDavinaContinue

Tags: machine, foil, Hot

Started by davina farinola in Supplies and Sources Feb 21.

Trade and Free Type

I am looking to trade Hamilton California Type Cases with Gray Metal Fronts in really good condition for Wood-Type or Blank Type Cases. Also If someone is interested and can come to my home in Duvall, WA. I have several fonts of Metal Type I will…Continue

Tags: Wood, Type, or, Blank, Cases

Started by Courtney Peters in Classifieds Feb 6.

Studio Clean Out - ENVELOPES FOR SALE!!

I have the following sizes and colors envelopes.$10 each + shipping. A6 - French Paper Wild Cherry Red // QTY: 247A6 - French Paper Orange Fizz // QTY: 236A6 - French Paper Lemon Drop // QTY: 171A6 - French Paper Steel Blue // QTY: 1594bar  - WNP…Continue

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Started by Shayna Norwood in Supplies and Sources Feb 5.

How do you handle yearly planning for your letterpress business?

Hi guys,I'm in the midst of doing yearly planning for my letterpress business, and wondered if anyone had feedback on how they handle their own yearly planning. Specifically: when do you aim to send out your catalogs, accept orders, and plan on…Continue

Tags: wholesale, business

Started by Kate in Business Matters Feb 1.

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Arie Koelewyn replied to Andrea M Miller's discussion Scoring Cards
"I don't do a whole lot of scoring, but when I do, I lock some 2 point rule into the chase and  use my press. I've also tried string scoring, by locking up two lengths of rule separated by 2 point lead and taping a string on the platen…"
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Available Booth at National Stationery Show for 50% Off!

Hello!My name is Paige Kershaw. I own a stationery company called The Sailor's Song based out of Salt Lake City.SO we purchased a booth for the NSS and we aren't able to attend. The show is May 17th-20th in New York City in the famous Javits Convention Center. It is an extremely important show to attend if you are looking to expand your business and begin doing wholesale! The booth cost us $2,600 for a 8x10 space in the heart of the stationery section. We want to offer our booth for only…See More
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Susan Carter Morgan replied to Andrea M Miller's discussion Scoring Cards
" I use a Carl's paper trimmer with a scoring blade. I swap out the blades depending on whether I'm cutting or scoring. http://www.carlmfg.com/rt-218-18-professional-rotary-trimmer.html "
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