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Poster Printing with Wood Type

July 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Learn to typeset wood type on a flatbed press! This workshop builds on skills learned in the Intro to Letterpress workshop. Student will set and print wood type for a poster sized project. Topics discussed will include tricks for typesetting, planning and registration, working with both metal and wood type, and multiple colors and image options such as lino cut. Materials are provided for students to create a small edition of poster prints.

Completion of Intro to Letterpress or similar experience is required. Contact jakelen@iprc.org for any questions.

Session 1: July 11th, 6:00-9:00pm

Session 2: July 18th, 6:00-9:00pm

Instructor: Hope Amico

Cost: Sliding Scale $145-255.
2 no-cost spots available; BIPOC & 2S prioritized

Covid Safer Policy: This event is in-person; Masks Required.

Sensory Note: for anyone experiencing audio or visual sensitivity, please note that the IPRC is situated under a skatepark, which creates occasional disruptive background noise, and the lighting in the studio and classroom space is primarily fluorescent. We do have ear plugs available for members.

Access Note:
Masks required
7 steps to enter from Main St.
Ramp access at 331 SE Madison (call 503-827-0249)


July 18
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios
318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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