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Letterpress Printmaking


Duration: one day

Price: £120

Book with: Beatrice Bless
at New North Press

45 Coronet Street
London
London
N16HD

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About the Course

Our workshops offer a hands-on introduction to the craft of letterpress. Participants experience the entire process from composition (hand-setting, spacing and locking up type) to printing (inking and pulling the press). Access to our substantial library of wood and metal types is open and everyone leaves with a printed example of their work.

Group size is maximum of eight and we begin with a collaborative outcome, with each person setting their contribution and then printing the finished form. Once this is complete, individuals are free to produce their own work.

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What's included in the price?

Printers lunch included such as drinks and snacks.
All materials are provided. Each participant will end the day with two finished poster designs on fine art paper.


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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.


  • Accessible by public transport
  • Romantic
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Teen friendly