Join Springhouse’s Sourced Press print shop team to learn the basics of letterpress printing! They will lead you through the process from start to finish, including; design, typesetting, setting the chase, setting up the platen press, printing, and finalizing.

Class cost: $50 per person (Minimum of three participants)

Please bring your paper for personal projects.

No one is turned away for lack of funds. If you cannot afford the listed rate, enter an amount that works for you.

Accompanying Programming

Print Shop Open Studio
Monday, May 13
 | 3:30 PM

Introduction to Letterpress (June)
Saturday, June 1
 | 12:00 PM

Summer Printmaking Camp for Kids
Mon-Fri, June 3-7
 | 10:00 AM

Summer Soul-Discovery Print Program for Young Adults
Mon-Fri, June 10-14 | 10:00 AM

Summer Printmaking Camp for Teens
Mon-Fri, June 17-21
 | 6:00 PM

Vanessa Adkins, right, is apprenticing under her cousin Jessica Canaday Stewart learning the finer points of traditional Chickahominy dancing. Photos taken at the Fall Festival and Pow Wow in Charles City on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012.

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