Come and join Suzanne of the Whistle Press and learn the beautiful art of letterpress printing. This introductory one day workshop is a unique opportunity to acquire an understanding of this traditional craft, combined with modern design.
You will have the choice of printing your own design and/or printing Christmas cards and tags. An ideal way to start working with letterpress and discover this wonderfully tactile, distinct print method. Suzanne will also provide a selection of ready made designs. If you wish to create your own design please see the design specifications below.
Tutor: Suzanne Reed
Date & Time: Sat 2nd Nov, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Venue: Albright Studio, New Brewery Arts
PRICE: £95 (£0.00)
All abilities welcome
What you will need:
All tools and materials will be provided. If you wish to create your own design please follow the design guidelines below:
1) The maximum size your design should be is 12cm x 8cm
2) It will need to be a pen/ink drawing, black ink on white background.
3) The text must be a minimum thickness of 6 point. Any illustrations must be a minimum of thickness of 0.5.
4) Your final design must be sent by 19th October.
Residential option available. Find out about our accommodation, costs and how to book here.