Learn your way around the letterpress studio as you create an edition of hand printed letterpress posters. We’ll cover the basics of typesetting for those who are new to letterpress and focus on designing physically, using what the print shop has to offer. You’ll learn to mix inks, operate letterpress equipment and practice inking techniques.
- Basic paper and other materials and equipment are provided.
- Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.
About the Instructor
Barry O'Keefe is an artist from Richmond, Virginia working in printmaking, painting, and public art. In 2016, he received an MFA in printmaking from Ohio University. Thematically, his work engages with cultural amnesia, neglected public spaces, and the design of the contemporary landscape. His work has been exhibited in five countries and seven states and can be found in many private and public collections, including the Valentine Museum in Richmond, Va, UCLA, the Black History Museum of Virginia, the Library of Virginia, and El Minia University in Egypt.See More Classes By Instructor Instructor Website