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Print Your Own Letterpress Tarot Card

October 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

$70 – $75

Hands-on classes in the Book Arts Studio!

In this class, you’ll make your own letterpress tarot or oracle card, while learning how to use the platen press to make small prints. We will talk about typesetting basics, as well as divinatory symbolism, and I will help you design a simple card that you’ll print yourself. Everyone will end up with a mini oracle deck featuring each of the cards made in class!

Things to Note:
• Makers of all skill levels are welcome. This class is suitable for ages twelve+.
• All necessary tools and materials needed to participate are provided.
• Please read our ‘Plan Your Visit’ page to review our health & safety procedures.
Participants are required to sign a waiver upon arrival to class to participate in the Studio Workshop.

Any questions about the class please email [email protected]

 

REGISTER FOR THE CLASS HERE

About the Teaching Artist

Jameson Hampton (they/he) is an artist and poet whose work is informed by their interests in history, magic, and alchemy. They were born and raised in the Buffalo area and graduated from Canisius College with a degree in digital art and computer science, which led them to a career as a software engineer, public speaker and podcast producer.

Nevertheless, Jamey remains passionate about art, working in various mediums, but particularly letterpress. They completed a studio residency at Book Arts in early 2022, producing a 28 card hand-printed deck called the Tarot of Sorts. They have been doing letterpress for about two years and reading tarot for about six.

Classes

Details

Date:
October 22
Time:
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
$70 – $75
Event Category:

Organizer

Jameson Hampton