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!

 


Photo courtesy of Reflex Letterpress

Photo courtesy of Reflex Letterpress

Intro to Letterpress

Saturday, March 23rd, 10:00am-2:00pm, $75
takes place at Reflex Letterpress, 523 Medford Street, Charlestown

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. Attendees will also learn some of the history of letterpress printing and the current renaissance in letterpress Every participant will take home a set of Valentine’s Day cards (or other theme at your pleasure).