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A couple of new letterpress prints

[singlepic id=714 w=500 float=] [singlepic id=709 w=500 float=] Voilà, a couple of new limited-edition letterpress prints, hot off of the Heidelberg Windmill! Both were typeset by hand and printed with antique wood and metal type, and both are for sale in my Etsy shop. You can get 15% off your order by using coupon code STEPAHEAD when […]

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Jasmine & Yale’s Letterpress Wedding Invitations

[singlepic id=639 w=500] Our friends Jasmine & Yale are getting married soon, and Alyssa and I decided to go all-out with our letterpress habit to create their invitations. The design process started on the computer, but the goal from the start was to create something really special, where the computer would only play one part […]

We won a “Leland!”

[singlepic id=578 w=500] On Saturday, my fellow docent Greg Wertz, my wife Alyssa, and I were presented with “Leland” Docent Awards from International Printing Museum for our volunteer efforts over the past year and change. The award is named for Dr. Leland Whitson (pictured at right), a life-long printer, docent director, physician, and all around […]