Letterpress Studio

Shop Lead



Tom Lichtman

letterpress@rutlandmint.org

Tools


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Upcoming events

    • 12/07/2022
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 3
    Register


    Letterpress for Beginners

    Join us for a short demonstration and an introduction to Letterpress equipment!

    This class repeats on the first Wednesday of every month, 5:30pm to 7pm.

    Learners in this class will leave knowing how to:

    • "Lock up a chase" - Composing the printing elements (type, blocks, furniture) into a printable configuration, ready to load into the press
    • "Set up a job" - Specifying and preparations for a printing run including paper selection and cutting, imagery, ink color and press adjustments

    This beginner class will get your foot in the door of the Letterpress shop. In order to work independently in Letterpress you will need this foundational course.

    In this class things could get a little bit messy, please dress appropriately.

    Cost: $10.00 for members, $30.00 for non-members.

    • 12/14/2022
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 4
    Register


    Letterpress: How to Make Printing Blocks

    This class repeats on the third Wednesday of every month, 5:30pm to 7pm.

    In this How-To class participants will leave understanding the different methods to creating their own custom printing blocks for use in a platen press:

    • hand carving
    • assemblage
    • and laser cutting techniques

    All are welcome! No prior experience with letterpress necessary.

    This is a single-session class.

    $10 members

    $20 non members

    • 01/04/2023
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 3
    Register


    Letterpress for Beginners

    Join us for a short demonstration and an introduction to Letterpress equipment!

    This class repeats on the first Wednesday of every month, 5:30pm to 7pm.

    Class participants will leave knowing how to:

    • "Lock up a chase" - Composing the printing elements (type, blocks, furniture) into a printable configuration, ready to load into the press
    • "Set up a job" - Specifying and preparations for a printing run including paper selection and cutting, imagery, ink color and press adjustments

    This beginner class will get your foot in the door of the Letterpress shop. In order to work independently in Letterpress you will need this foundational course.

    In this class things could get a little bit messy, please dress appropriately.

    $15 members

    $25 non members

    • 01/18/2023
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 6
    Register


    Letterpress: How to Make Printing Blocks

    This class repeats on the third Wednesday of every month, 5:30pm to 7pm.

    In this How-To class participants will leave understanding the different methods to creating their own custom printing blocks for use in a platen press:

    • hand carving
    • assemblage
    • and laser cutting techniques

    All are welcome! No prior experience with letterpress necessary.

    This is a single-session class.

    $15 members

    $25 non members

    • 02/01/2023
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 4
    Register


    Letterpress for Beginners

    Join us for a short demonstration and an introduction to Letterpress equipment!

    This class repeats on the first Wednesday of every month, 5:30pm to 7pm.

    Class participants will leave knowing how to:

    • "Lock up a chase" - Composing the printing elements (type, blocks, furniture) into a printable configuration, ready to load into the press
    • "Set up a job" - Specifying and preparations for a printing run including paper selection and cutting, imagery, ink color and press adjustments

    This beginner class will get your foot in the door of the Letterpress shop. In order to work independently in Letterpress you will need this foundational course.

    In this class things could get a little bit messy, please dress appropriately.

    $15 members

    $25 non members

    • 02/15/2023
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • 6
    Register


    Letterpress: How to Make Printing Blocks

    This class repeats on the third Wednesday of every month, 5:30pm to 7pm.

    In this How-To class participants will leave understanding the different methods to creating their own custom printing blocks for use in a platen press:

    • hand carving
    • assemblage
    • and laser cutting techniques

    All are welcome! No prior experience with letterpress necessary.

    This is a single-session class.

    $15 members

    $25 non members

A place for tinkerers, makers, and small businesses to have space, contacts, and equipment to thrive. If you possess a passion for creating and making, a MINT membership is for you.

    
112 Quality Lane, Rutland, Vermont

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