Letterpress Classes in Los Angeles

BookArtsLA in Los Angeles is pleased to offer the following class in Letterpress


In this one-day introduction to letterpress printing, you will learn the basic principles of typesetting, ink mixing, and of course, printing! Come with a two- to three- line phrase or poem and leave with a small edition of letterpress prints by your own hand. Along the way, we’ll also share important
background information about letterpress design and the history of printing.

Participation in this class will allow you to participate in our Open Studio:Letterpress program. Members have full access to our printing studio for a monthly fee after initial interview. See

Saturday, September 22 from 10 am to 4 pm

Fee: $155. We’ll provide all the supplies and materials you need, including paper.

BookArtsLa is a nonprofit organization devoted to bringing the beauty of printing, binding and collecting all types of handmade books to the public.
Located in the Mar Vista area of Los Angeles, our 1600 square foot space houses letterpresses, a bindery and workspace for up to 20 students.

For more information and our classes in all the book arts, visit our website www.bookartsla.org and sign up for our emails.
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