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Letterpress I Intensive

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Letterpress I Intensive
with Bill Myers
Mon-Fri, June 5-9; 10am-3pm
Great for beginners

This introductory intensive offers a thorough introduction to typesetting and presswork. Students will start with printing a collaborative project, and then design and print an edition of broadsides with text and a simple image of their choosing. Through the course of their projects, participants will learn the basics of Vandercook press operation, studio tools and procedures, typography, and a variety of printmaking techniques, focusing on creation of a beautiful edition of broadsides (prints), expertly printed. Perfect for beginners or those who wish to gain additional experience with presses, this class is a prerequisite for Letterpress II.

Certificate: 25 hours, Category A; fulfills letterpress requirement

$380 ($350 members) + $65 supply fee
Certificate enrollees only: early registration rate $315, valid through 5/15/17

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Start Date: June 5, 2017
End Date: June 9, 2017

Address:
Minnesota Center for Book Arts
1011 Washington Ave. S. #100
in the Open Book building
Minneapolis, MN
55415
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