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!
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.
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.
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!