Traditional Letterpress Handset Typesetting Workshop – Christmas edition
Print your own personalised Christmas cards the old traditional way with physical metal types.
This workshop will provide you with an introduction to letterpress printing and basic typesetting. Students will learn the basic of typography, the anatomy of a type and tools in a composing room. Students will also learn typesetting in stages; layout, lockup, make-ready, ink & colour and packing.
And most certainly, you will also be introduced to the printing press and will be guided to operate the press to print your cards.
You will get to print personalised messages on the inside of pre-set design cards, or work on your own cover design. And, you get to print and take home 15 cards of your own design!