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Intro to Letterpress – April 6 & 13
April 6, 10:00 am - April 13, 1:00 pm
Learn the basics of printing letterpress at The Soapbox in this two-sesion workshop, from setting type, to locking up your form on the press, to printing (and cleaning!) using the proof press and Vandercook cylinder press. Other methods of image making will be discussed. Explore our type drawers and gain the basic skills you need to work during Open Hours.
Saturday, April 6, 10am – 1pm & Saturday, April 13, 10am – 1pm
Participants will be able to come back during Open Hours between sessions to set type and prepare for the 2nd session.