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Deciding on a Press

Hello all, I am graduating college and starting a letterpress business soon, and I am currently stuck on which press to go with. I've check…

Started by Katie Woodby

8 14 hours ago
Reply by Barbara Jean Yaple


Hello, Ladies, Well, do I have news! (Not a question---yes, I *do* have news!) In two weeks I will take delivery of a 1st Model C&P 10x…

Started by Barbara Jean Yaple

0 on Thursday

Printing for designers

Hi there! I've had a couple of requests from designers who would like to have their own designs letterpress printed so that they can sell t…

Started by Miranda

4 on Wednesday
Reply by Kseniya: Thomas-Printers

Project Lead Times

If you are not letterpress printing full time, as in, if you have a day job in addition to your letterpress work, what are some of your lea…

Started by Tiffany Smith

2 Apr 2
Reply by Maia de Raat

any one want to do a swap?

I participated in a swap a few years back and it was never completed (an alphabet coaster swap!) I would love to have a complete set.. any…

Started by Angela R. Stewart

13 Mar 30
Reply by Ren Vasiliev

Do you handle digital printing for clients, if asked?

I often have clients ask if I will quote part of a wedding suite as letterpress and the other part digital. Do others do this? I feel that…

Started by Cara Underwood

8 Mar 29
Reply by Diana Keller


Have a client wants this - looking for red on a vellum overwrap. What is the best source for wax? THANKS. Concerned about getting the right…

Started by Sharon Braun Hutton

0 Mar 19

Interview: Julia Ferrari of the Golgonooza Press, New Hampshire

A women's history month article about women printers.

Started by Nancy Stock-Allen

0 Mar 17

what kind of platen press? and some questions

Hello everyone, I thinking about working for myself with a platen press. I would like to buy a Chandler and Price 8x12 or 10x15 with a trea…

Started by Marion

7 Mar 8
Reply by Marion

Dumb Question about Lettra

Hi there: Wondering what people's opinion of wetting Crane Lettra is......  Do you do it? Every time? Spray bottle and towel? Thanks! 

Started by Erin Fae

3 Feb 25
Reply by Nancy R. Hill



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