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318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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October 2019

SOLD OUT: Intro to Letterpress: Two Day Workshop

October 19 @ 10:00 am - October 20 @ 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Day 1: Typesetting Essentials Day 2: Printing Essentials 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…

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Italic Handwriting & Calligraphy Club

October 21 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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  Class Description: Join us on  for a drop-in Italic Handwriting & Calligraphy Club, all experience-levels welcome. Monday afternoons from 3—5 for eight weeks,  September 30th through November 18th. Following the lineage of Portland’s own Lloyd Reynolds and Jaki Svaren, learn about posture, motion and breathing in alignment with calligraphic strokes. Through learning Italic and using it as a daily hand, we can bring beauty, attention, and rhythmic flow into our everyday script. $5—10 sliding scale materials fee.  

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Filament Reading Series

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Join us for Filament's October reading, with special guest Alicia Jo Rabins! We have a new cast of talented MFA readers in addition to Alicia, and we're delighted to be back at the IPRC this autumn. "Alicia Jo Rabins is a writer, musician, composer, performer and Torah teacher. She creates multi-genre works of experimental beauty which explore the intersection of ancient wisdom texts with everyday life. Rabins’ first collection of poetry, Divinity School, won the 2015 APR/Honickman First Book Prize…

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Certificate Program Reading Series

October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Certificate Program Reading Series Please join us for this year’s kickoff reading of works in progress from students in the Certificate Program. Light refreshments thanks to Widmer and Por Que Non. 7-7:30 / Mingle 7:30-8:30 / Readings 8:30-9pm / Mingle

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Italic Handwriting & Calligraphy Club

October 28 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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  Class Description: Join us on  for a drop-in Italic Handwriting & Calligraphy Club, all experience-levels welcome. Monday afternoons from 3—5 for eight weeks,  September 30th through November 18th. Following the lineage of Portland’s own Lloyd Reynolds and Jaki Svaren, learn about posture, motion and breathing in alignment with calligraphic strokes. Through learning Italic and using it as a daily hand, we can bring beauty, attention, and rhythmic flow into our everyday script. $5—10 sliding scale materials fee.  

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November 2019

Two Plum Press Presents: PS. The Wolves Release Reading

November 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Continue the Halloween spirit with this cozy celebratory release reading for Justin Hocking's new book "PS. The Wolves," the 27th book published by Two Plum Press. This book is a strange and wonderful creation, told in three sections, Part I: Not Since Killiecrankie / Part II: Oh, Captain / Part III: Flame Wolves. It has elements appropriated from Bram Stoker’s 1872 written correspondence to Walt Whitman, from Whitman’s 'Leaves of Grass' and Bram Stoker’s 'Dracula.' Justin will be joined by…

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SOLD OUT: Intro to Screenprinting

November 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Join us to learn about silkscreen printing! Learn how to create stencils, prep and process screens while gaining knowledge about tools, tips, and tricks for the photo emulsion process. You’ll have the chance to acquire best practices for setting up your print station, printing and registration while gaining practice with the medium. Our studio area uses only water-based silkscreen inks and is a primarily a non-toxic studio environment. *Screen printing is also called silkscreen or serigraphy *Completion of this course…

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Italic Handwriting & Calligraphy Club

November 4 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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  Class Description: Join us on  for a drop-in Italic Handwriting & Calligraphy Club, all experience-levels welcome. Monday afternoons from 3—5 for eight weeks,  September 30th through November 18th. Following the lineage of Portland’s own Lloyd Reynolds and Jaki Svaren, learn about posture, motion and breathing in alignment with calligraphic strokes. Through learning Italic and using it as a daily hand, we can bring beauty, attention, and rhythmic flow into our everyday script. $5—10 sliding scale materials fee.  

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Italic Handwriting & Calligraphy Club

November 11 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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  Class Description: Join us on  for a drop-in Italic Handwriting & Calligraphy Club, all experience-levels welcome. Monday afternoons from 3—5 for eight weeks,  September 30th through November 18th. Following the lineage of Portland’s own Lloyd Reynolds and Jaki Svaren, learn about posture, motion and breathing in alignment with calligraphic strokes. Through learning Italic and using it as a daily hand, we can bring beauty, attention, and rhythmic flow into our everyday script. $5—10 sliding scale materials fee.  

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Collage Night

November 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 25, 2020

Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Join us for the return of Collage Night, on the second Tuesday of the month. Glue sticks, scissors and collage materials will be provided. Free and open to the public.

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IPRC Visiting Writers Reading

November 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Please join Certificate Program students, faculty and IPRC Community for an evening of readings from our 2019 Visiting Writers. In conjunction with this reading, printmakers Ryan Brewer, Heather Lane and Timme Lu are designing commemorative broadsides, which will be available by donation at the event. The 2019 Visiting Writers Series was made possible by support from the Multnomah County Cultural Coalition and the Jackson Foundation.

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Intro to Letterpress: Two Day Workshop

November 16 @ 10:00 am - November 17 @ 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Day 1: Typesetting Essentials Day 2: Printing Essentials 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…

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Italic Handwriting & Calligraphy Club

November 18 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Monday, happening 8 times

Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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  Class Description: Join us on  for a drop-in Italic Handwriting & Calligraphy Club, all experience-levels welcome. Monday afternoons from 3—5 for eight weeks,  September 30th through November 18th. Following the lineage of Portland’s own Lloyd Reynolds and Jaki Svaren, learn about posture, motion and breathing in alignment with calligraphic strokes. Through learning Italic and using it as a daily hand, we can bring beauty, attention, and rhythmic flow into our everyday script. $5—10 sliding scale materials fee.  

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Portland Correspondence Co-op

November 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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PDXCC is a monthly gathering where participants make and share analog correspondence in the great mail art tradition of Ray Johnson and Anna Banana: art and conversation through the mail. This uniquely democratic, DIY art form incorporates writing, drawing, collage, rubber stamps, faux postage, decorative tape, typewriters – anything goes, as long as it goes through the mail. Hang out, skill share and send the glorious results through the mail. Monthly events hosted by the Portland chapter of the Correspondence…

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Certificate Program Reading

November 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Intro to Risograph Printing

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Intro to Risograph Printing In this 4-hour introductory course, participants will learn the basics of risograph (riso) printing and will leave with an understanding of how to use this print technology to create zines, fliers, posters, or other printed matter. While this technology is not new, riso printing has recently become one of the most exciting developments in independent printing and publishing because of its cost-effectiveness for print runs between 25 and 1,000. Workshop participants will learn how to best…

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CoCreate Art Collaboration

November 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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CoCreate Art Collaboration How would you like to make art while also making friends?   Are you a painter? Writer? Musician? Generally creative person? Join us for some creative and collaborative fun at the IPRC on November 17th from 7-9PM!    You and another artist will be paired together, given a one word prompt, and let loose to create whatever you want. Bring your musical instruments, paints, pencils, and computers because all creatives are welcome! There’s no skill level required,…

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December 2019

Intro to Letterpress: Two Day Workshop

December 7 @ 10:00 am - December 8 @ 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Day 1: Typesetting Essentials Day 2: Printing Essentials 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…

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Collage Night

December 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 25, 2020

Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Join us for the return of Collage Night, on the second Tuesday of the month. Glue sticks, scissors and collage materials will be provided. Free and open to the public.

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Certificate Program Reading

December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Intro to Screenprinting

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Join us to learn about silkscreen printing! Learn how to create stencils, prep and process screens while gaining knowledge about tools, tips, and tricks for the photo emulsion process. You’ll have the chance to acquire best practices for setting up your print station, printing and registration while gaining practice with the medium. Our studio area uses only water-based silkscreen inks and is a primarily a non-toxic studio environment. *Screen printing is also called silkscreen or serigraphy *Completion of this course…

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Intro to Risograph Printing

December 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Intro to Risograph Printing In this 4-hour introductory course, participants will learn the basics of risograph (riso) printing and will leave with an understanding of how to use this print technology to create zines, fliers, posters, or other printed matter. While this technology is not new, riso printing has recently become one of the most exciting developments in independent printing and publishing because of its cost-effectiveness for print runs between 25 and 1,000. Workshop participants will learn how to best…

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Portland Correspondence Co-op

December 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 31, 2019

Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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PDXCC is a monthly gathering where participants make and share analog correspondence in the great mail art tradition of Ray Johnson and Anna Banana: art and conversation through the mail. This uniquely democratic, DIY art form incorporates writing, drawing, collage, rubber stamps, faux postage, decorative tape, typewriters – anything goes, as long as it goes through the mail. Hang out, skill share and send the glorious results through the mail. Monthly events hosted by the Portland chapter of the Correspondence…

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January 2020

Intro to Risograph Printing

January 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Intro to Risograph Printing In this 4-hour introductory course, participants will learn the basics of risograph (riso) printing and will leave with an understanding of how to use this print technology to create zines, fliers, posters, or other printed matter. While this technology is not new, riso printing has recently become one of the most exciting developments in independent printing and publishing because of its cost-effectiveness for print runs between 25 and 1,000. Workshop participants will learn how to best…

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Collage Night

January 14, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Second of the month, repeating until January 25, 2020

Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Join us for the return of Collage Night, on the second Tuesday of the month. Glue sticks, scissors and collage materials will be provided. Free and open to the public.

Find out more »

Intro to Screenprinting

January 18, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States

Join us to learn about silkscreen printing! Learn how to create stencils, prep and process screens while gaining knowledge about tools, tips, and tricks for the photo emulsion process. You’ll have the chance to acquire best practices for setting up your print station, printing and registration while gaining practice with the medium. Our studio area uses only water-based silkscreen inks and is a primarily a non-toxic studio environment. *Screen printing is also called silkscreen or serigraphy *Completion of this course…

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Intro to Letterpress: Two Day Workshop

January 25, 2020 @ 10:00 am - January 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Day 1: Typesetting Essentials Day 2: Printing Essentials 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…

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February 2020

Intro to Risograph Printing

February 1, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Intro to Risograph Printing In this 4-hour introductory course, participants will learn the basics of risograph (riso) printing and will leave with an understanding of how to use this print technology to create zines, fliers, posters, or other printed matter. While this technology is not new, riso printing has recently become one of the most exciting developments in independent printing and publishing because of its cost-effectiveness for print runs between 25 and 1,000. Workshop participants will learn how to best…

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Intro to Letterpress: Two Day Workshop

February 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am - February 9, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Day 1: Typesetting Essentials Day 2: Printing Essentials 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…

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Intro to Screenprinting

February 22, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Join us to learn about silkscreen printing! Learn how to create stencils, prep and process screens while gaining knowledge about tools, tips, and tricks for the photo emulsion process. You’ll have the chance to acquire best practices for setting up your print station, printing and registration while gaining practice with the medium. Our studio area uses only water-based silkscreen inks and is a primarily a non-toxic studio environment. *Screen printing is also called silkscreen or serigraphy *Completion of this course…

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March 2020

Intro to Risograph Printing

March 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Intro to Risograph Printing In this 4-hour introductory course, participants will learn the basics of risograph (riso) printing and will leave with an understanding of how to use this print technology to create zines, fliers, posters, or other printed matter. While this technology is not new, riso printing has recently become one of the most exciting developments in independent printing and publishing because of its cost-effectiveness for print runs between 25 and 1,000. Workshop participants will learn how to best…

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Intro to Screenprinting

March 14, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Join us to learn about silkscreen printing! Learn how to create stencils, prep and process screens while gaining knowledge about tools, tips, and tricks for the photo emulsion process. You’ll have the chance to acquire best practices for setting up your print station, printing and registration while gaining practice with the medium. Our studio area uses only water-based silkscreen inks and is a primarily a non-toxic studio environment. *Screen printing is also called silkscreen or serigraphy *Completion of this course…

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Intro to Letterpress: Two Day Workshop

March 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am - March 22, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center Studios, 318 SE Main St.
Portland , OR 97214 United States
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Day 1: Typesetting Essentials Day 2: Printing Essentials 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…

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