Three Week Hand Composition & Letterpress Course

Mar 05 2018 18:00 - Mar 19 2018 21:00

St Bride Foundation, Bride Lane, EC4Y 8EQ London

Three Week Hand Composition and Letterpress Printing Course

Monday Evenings 05, 12 and 19 March

Standard £195.00

Concession £175.00

During this course students will examine the processes and application needed to create their own work using letterpress. This includes hand composition of metal type and the use of our Albion, Columbian, Stanhope and Vandercook presses.

The course includes induction to the workshop, health and safety, explanation of hand setting and introduction to the presses.

Subsequent courses will look at wood letter printing, two colour printing and the use of illustration blocks with type.

Tutor: Mick Clayton


Not Available

Concession (over 60 or Friend of St Bride)

Not Available