These are short, sweet and fun introductions to the world of letterpress. Print a unique short phrase, quote, lyrics or haiku using our vintage type and press. Book a 1-hour slot with our workshop leader and print your favourite quote or short piece of text to take away with you. Hang it on the wall or gift it to a friend! Get in touch to arrange a time and date. Please note that we require a minimum 10 days notice from booking for the date of the workshop.

What's included in the price?

- Tuition / supervision - All Materials


1 hour

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts



The Smallprint Company

with Craft Courses since 2021

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We are The Smallprint Co. Established in 2013, we moved to our present letterpress studio in the centre of Derby in 2016, where we offer workshops and commissions. With Chris’s years of experience in the print and design industry, we provide a tailor-made experience for anyone wanting to learn the heritage craft of letterpress print.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Children
  • Hearing impaired
  • Vision impaired
  • Limited mobility
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • Public transport
  • Tutor can travel
  • Suitable for beginners
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Friary Villas, 2-3 Friary Street, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 1JF