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Introduction to Platen Press for Letterpress Printing

Learn how to print on VisArts’ 100-year-old platen press. We’ll explore proper feeding, makeready and lock-up of your jobs.

Special Notes

  • This class uses a historic printing press which requires the ability to stand and use your legs and arms simultaneously to operate.
  • Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.

Materials List

Some basic paper is provided. Specialty papers or printing plates are the students responsibility. Typesetting experience preferred.

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Introduction to Platen Press for Letterpress Printing

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Class Details
October 3 - November 76:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Day: Thu
Tuition: $150.00
Member Tuition: $135.00
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Paul Morris
Level: Intermediate
Adult