Pop Press Letterpress Workshops – March 2017
Our workshops come in two flavours:
Bespoke 2 hours – For a group of up to 4 people:
Pop Press host these special letterpress workshops in their studio. These workshops are perfect for people who would like to try letterpress in a smaller group.
You will learn:
- How to compose with metal type
- How to print images using photo-polymer plates
- Inking and Setting up a letterpress
- Make ready process
- Card and envelopes
- Wire bound notebooks
- Adana 8×5 table top press
- Golding Pearl No.1 8×5 treadle press
- Arab 10×15 Crown Folio treadle press (by arrangement)
- Metal type
- Photopolymer plates and plate making equipment
Examples of things you could make:-
- Print (up to A5)
- Greeting cards
- Set of coasters
Choose your preferred date from the drop down menu.
Bespoke – 4 hours – For a group of up to 2 people:
Aimed at designers, artists or people with a specific project in mind our bespoke workshops give people extra time to letterpress their own designs using photo-polymer plates.
Sunday 5th March – 2 hr workshop- 2pm-4pm
Sunday 12th March – 6 hr workshop- 11pm-5pm – Hosted at Malt Cross – book here
(This is chance to try letterpress and hand print processes in a leisurely session with a larger group – maximum 8 people).
Sunday 26th March – 2 hr workshop- 2pm-4pm
Choose your workshop time from the drop-down menu above the ‘Add to Basket’.
2 hour bespoke workshop (4 people) – £30 pp
4 hour bespoke workshop (2 people) – £60 pp
If you can’t find a workshop time that works for you or the time you wanted has already been booked (out of stock), let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org and we may be able to arrange another date.