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Funky Fresh Hellos! Letterpress Greeting Card Workshop

April 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Hands-on workshops in the Book Arts Studio!

Immerse yourself in the type, papers & inks in our Letterpress Studio! In this workshop, each participant will handprint a set of greeting cards on our presses from the 1930s-70s. Together, we’ll prep the presses with hand-set vintage wood type, and learn about the process of letterpress. These neat cheerful cards are sure to send a little pep to friends near & far!

Nitty Gritty:
• Each participant will print up to 10 cards in the ‘hello’ & ‘hey there!’ designs. Finished cards will be 5″x7″ folded, and envelopes are included!
• Workshop will be hosted in the Book Arts Studio.
• Makers of all skill levels are welcome, suitable for ages 12+, teens welcome!
• This workshop is intended as an introductory class to Letterpress and does not satisfy the Open Studio pre-requisite requirement.
• Class size is limited to up to 8 participants to ensure quality of instruction and proper social distancing protocols. Please read our ‘Plan your visit‘ page to review our health & safety procedures. Thank you.

Any questions about the workshop please email [email protected]

 

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Details

Date:
April 22
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

WNY Book Arts Center
468 Washington Street
Buffalo, NY 14203 United States
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Phone:
(716) 348-1430