Here’s you chance to see “PRESSING ON, The Letterpress Film” documentary in the NY Metro area.
To mark the 125th Anniversary of the Ossining Public Library, The Westchester Chappel (http://www.TheWestchesterChappel.org) – an organization of hobby letterpress printers – is hosting an multi-part event on Tuesday, April 24th, 2018. Featuring the showing of Pressing On, The Letterpress Film – a documentary film about letterpress printing.
The celebration begins at 4PM with the opening of an exhibition of calendar pages printed by Westchester Chappel members since its founding in 1960. During the exhibition, visitors can letterpress print their own keepsake on an antique printing press, and Chappel members will be on hand to answer questions about letterpress printing.
Showtime for the movie is at 6:30 PM.
The event will take place at the Ossining Public Library at 53 Croton Avenue, Ossining, NY.
The exhibition, the hands-on printing, and the movie are all free and open to the public.