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Intro to Letterpress (Two-Day Workshop)

August 17 @ 10:00 am - August 18 @ 2:00 pm

Learn to set moveable type and print on table top and poster presses in the IPRC print shop. You’ll learn the vocabulary of printing and typesetting while getting a feel for this beautiful and historic process. Gain access to IPRCs collection of over 150 fonts of lead and wood type. Leave the class with a printed card and the satisfaction that comes with using 100 year old equipment!

Successful completion of this 2-day workshop grants IPRC Studio Members access to the Letterpress Studio so you can keep on printing. Non-members and Basic Members receive one trial month of Studio Membership after completion of the course regardless of sliding scale level.

Day 1 – Typesetting Essentials: Sat, August 17th, 10:00am-2:00pm
Day 2 – Printing Essential: Sun, August 18th, 10:00am-2:00pm

Sliding Scale 1: $275 (Supporter level)
Sliding Scale 2: $210 (Suggested for participants without an active membership)
Sliding Scale 3: $200 (Suggested for Basic Members)
Sliding Scale 4: $185 (Suggested for Studio Members)

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Start:
August 17 @ 10:00 am
End:
August 18 @ 2:00 pm
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