Letterpress Printing: Create an Artist Book from Start to Finish

LETTERPRESS PRINTING: CREATE AN ARTIST BOOK
FROM START TO FINISH

 

 

 

Instructor: Bonnie Thompson Norman
Skill Level: All Levels
Materials Fee: $25.00
Length of workshop: 3 days

 

 

Workshop description:

Working together as collaborators on a special theme for both text and image, we will create and produce a small edition letterpress printed artist’s book. Participants will set type by hand with texts selected from books of quotes (provided). The illustrations will be created by constructing tangram puzzles. Printing and binding will be done by hand as well to produce one collaborative book. Each person works on a page or pages and everyone will get copies of the book.

 

Date: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, June 23, 24, and 25, 2017

 

Materials/equipment to be supplied by student:
none

 

Materials/equipment to be provided by instructor:
book of quotes
paper
board
book cloth
thread

Dates
Prices
Letterpress Printing: Create an Artist Book from Start to Finish Materials $25.00
Location Focus on Book Arts
1928 21st Avenue
Forest Grove OR 97116