Poetry Broadside: Wood Engraving and Letterpress | Jennifer Scheuer

Poetry Broadside: Wood Engraving and Letterpress | Jennifer Scheuer

Two day workshop 10:30am-2:30pm
Postponed - Dates TBA

$120 non-associates / $102 associates ($30 for materials)

This workshop will introduce the technique of wood engraving on an endgrain maple type-high block. On the first day of the workshop participants will learn to carve using traditional wood engraving tools, and to proof and print the engraving by hand. On the second day participants will learn basic type composition and arrange the engraving and type together to print an edition of small letterpress broadsides on a printing press. Come to the course with a poem or short text in mind, and sketches of an image that could pair with the text.


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