Laureen Mahler and John Peck, owner 

Volta Press

Volta Press is a letterpress and book arts studio located near Jack London Square in Oakland, California. We specialize in creating distinctive printed works that range from letterpressed cards and invitations to handmade books and broadsides.

We also publish Beeswax Magazine, an annual journal of local, national, and international literature and art. Each issue of Beeswax has a different format, and all issues have handmade and book arts elements. For more on Beeswax, please visit