Albertine Press

 

Workshops & Special Events

We are excited to offer a wide variety of workshops, readings, and other special events in our studio. Let's share some space, get creative, and start some great conversations together!

 


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Intro to Letterpress

Sunday, August 25th, 10am-2pm,, $75

Learn to print with hand-set type! Attendees will learn type composition with real lead letters, proper lead form setup and page layout, how to set up, use and clean a Vandercook proofing press, and how to trim the prints to size. The focus will be on technical skill with an eye for producing a beautiful result while also learning some of the history of letterpress printing and the current renaissance in letterpress. Every participant will take home a set of monogrammed A2 note cards and a set of personalized calling cards.

This workshop takes place at Reflex Letterpress, 523 Medford Street, Charlestown.


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Cambridge Open Studios

Saturday, September 28th, 12-6pm; Sunday, September 29th, 11am-5pm; FREE!

Join us for the 11th annual Cambridge Arts Open Studios! Cambridge Arts Open Studios is a city-wide event that celebrates the creative work of visual and performing artists in Cambridge. At Albertine Press we’ll be hosting several artists within our space including our own Meghan Morris.


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Intro to Brush Lettering

Thursday, October 10th, 6:30-8:30pm, $70

If you've ever wanted to try your hand at brush lettering, what better way than in a relaxed, small group setting with a glass of wine in hand. Amelia & Natasha of We're Into It will lead you through this workshop to learn the basics of hand lettering with brush pens.

All materials are included in registration, including a take-home kit of all the brush lettering materials you need to get started – brush lettering workbook, a set of brush lettering pens, materials to create a custom piece, and a personalized gift.

Registration coming soon!