Hey everyone----I'm currently running a very small studio out of my second-bedroom apartment, but am hoping in the near future to expand. In fact I'm participating in a contest to get some further…Continue
I started out with a 6x10 Kelsey table top press (and a Nolan cylinder press, which is a lot like a Showcard). I've since added a 10x15 C&P as well.
The table top presses are great to learn on and are good for things that…"
The 21st Annual Midwest & Great Northern Printers Fair is coming up in less than a month! Free to attend, the Printers Fair is held in Printers Hall on the Threshers Grounds in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa. This was the same location for the 2013 Type on the Cob and is home to dozens of working presses and equipment of various styles, sizes, and age. Thursday, September 18 | Open HousePrinters Hall will be open and those attending are welcome to talk shop and/or start up the presses within Printers…See More
"I get this question a lot as well. I work with a couple of different local printers for things that I can't do in my shop, but I focus most of my efforts on pushing the letterpress work. Especially with wedding invites, I find a lot of brides…"
Hey everyone----I'm currently running a very small studio out of my second-bedroom apartment, but am hoping in the near future to expand. In fact I'm participating in a contest to get some further funding (vote for me!! http://www.myentre.net/busProfile/tabid/95/Default.aspx?entry=719 )Mainly I was curious how most of you run a studio out of your home? Do you meet clients elsewhere? And what's the best practice for…See More
"I've heard lots about your book and hope to get a chance to read through it!
A couple of tips would be to always mix extra ink if you are mixing a color by hand and you can save ink inside aluminum foil packets to prevent the ink from…"