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Quick & Dirty Letterpress Broadsides with Dave DiMarchi


  • Frontline Arts 440 River Road Branchburg, NJ, 08876 United States (map)

Quick & Dirty Letterpress Broadsides with Dave DiMarchi

Wednesdays June 12 & 19, 10-4pm

M: $235, NM: $250, Materials: $25

Includes 12 hours of FREE studio time

This workshop introduces the art and craft of letterpress printing of experimental, purpose-driven broadsides and posters. Using handset wood and metal type, along with other relief printing elements, artists will design and hand-print broadside/poster projects in small editions on the Vandercook press. The workshop will consist of technical demonstrations on setting type, inking and multiple color layer letterpress printing, and various simple image-printing processes. Employing less-toxic techniques and minimal chemical cleanup, this class is ideal for dipping your toes into Letterpress printing! Beginners welcome and encouraged!

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Deadline to sign up is May 29, 2019