Letterpress Experience Workshops
Join the friendly and knowledgable team at Rufford Printing Company for an individual Letterpress Workshop Experience.
You will experience 1 to 1 instruction, enabling you to create a poster using metal and wood type from an extensive array of type cases and using the Vandercook Universal III proofing press.
Using wood and metal type you will design a poster of your own. Size approx 22″ x 18″. The design will be printed by you using black ink with the opportunity to introduce a second colour.
Rufford Printing Co will teach you how to set metal type from a typecase using a traditional printers composing stick. You will also be taught how to make-ready the printing forms, lock with quoins and prepare for printing.
Sessions will be held within the working workshop at Rufford Printing Co in The Design Shed at Cedar Farm, between 10am and 1pm on the following dates:
Wednesday April 27th
Wednesday May 4th
Wednesday May 11th
Wednesday May 18th
These are not walk-in sessions. Booking is essential.
£60 (payment to made on booking)
To book a place please call 01704 821285 or visit the workshop in person.