Resources

Classes/workshops:

Asheville Bookworks

The Center for Book Arts (NYC)

Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum

Minnesota Center for Book Arts*

San Francisco Center for the Book

Virginia Arts of the Book Center

*A sponsor of Ladies of Letterpress!

Online information:

BITS: the Boxcar Institute Training Series Videos

Briar Press

Briar Press Press Manuals: Parts, Care Instruction Page

Five Roses

Letterpress Commons

LetPress Listserv

PPLetterpress

PsPrint - History of the Printed Newspaper

Vanderblog 

In Print:

A 21st-Century Guide to the Letterpress Business

Elementary Platen Presswork

General Printing: An Illustrated Guide to Letterpress Printing

Letterpress Now: A DIY Guide to New & Old Printing Methods

Letterpress Printing, A Manual for Modern Fine Press Printers

Vandercook Presses: Maintenance, History, and Resources

 

Associations:

AIGA

Amalgamated Printers' Association (APA)

American Amateur Press Association (AAPA)

American Printing History Association (APHA)

College and University Letterpress Printers' Association

College Book Art Association

Fine Press Book Association

SGC International

 

 

Events:

American Typecasting Fellowship Conference

HOW Design Conference

Ladies of Letterpress Conference

LA Printers Fair

Midwest & Great Northern Printers Fair (Mt. Pleasant, IA)

Oak Knoll Fest (New Castle, DE)

Pyramid Atlantic Book Arts Fair (Silver Springs, MD)

TypeCon

 

 

Brick-n-mortar:

Gutenberg Museum (Mainz, Germany)

Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum (Two Rivers, WI)

International Printing Museum (Carson City, CA)

The Museum of Printing (North Andover, MA)

The Museum of Printing History (Houston, TX)