Letterpress Possibilities: Pressure Printing and Moveable Type

Presented by Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation at The Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation, Cleveland OH

Mar 25 - 26 2023
Letterpress Possibilities: Pressure Printing and Moveable Type

This workshop will explore the Morgan’s cylinder presses and collection of large wood and metal type.

Instructor: Wendy Partridge

Participants will make pieces with handset type and pressure printing imagery, an experimental letterpress technique used to create textural effects. By the end of the workshop, participants will learn the ancient art of painting with molten beeswax in this two-day workshop.l have created a series of letterpress broadsides or posters. The workshop provides a wonderful introduction to setting type by hand, learning alternative letterpress processes, and operating the

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ADMISSION INFO

Price: $150

Registration deadline: 3/11/23

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Mar 25, 2023 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 26, 2023 at 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sun)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Google Map of 1754 E 47th St, Cleveland, OH 44103

PARKING INFO

Small parking lot adjacent to building, available to the public. Street parking.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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