PAST: Cheers! Letterpress Printed Coasters
December 10, 10-4
About the Course
Make your next cocktail hour or holiday party extra special with your own custom letterpress drink coasters!
Learn to design with vintage movable type & take home a set of 20 handmade drink coasters. Come with a short phrase in mind & peruse our collection of typefaces for inspiration. Students will learn letterpress basics like composing with movable type, locking up designs in a chase, and mixing ink by hand. Each person will print their own design on one of our tabletop platen presses. Saturday, December 10th, 10am-4pm Price: $150 Class Size: Maximum 6
Register on the Signal Return website, here http://www.signalreturnpress.org/workshop-sales/cheers-coaster-printing
Signal-Return is a Detroit nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving and teaching traditional letterpress printing, and building a community center for art, craft, design and collaboration.