|There have been a lot of things|
going on recently in the Book Arts Workshop.
|Artist Angela Lorenz visited the Book Arts |
Workshop and presented her work to Esme
Thompson's Collage class.
|In the fall, we went on an automnal letterpress excursion to two fabulous |
shops in Vermont-Heather Hale's and Kelly McMahon's.
Heather showed us how her Heidelberg press works.
|Kate Emlen's Drawing 1 Class came in to combine some |
letterpress printing with their drawings.
|This student is pretty happy with the poster she just made.|
|She was even happier with|
|Lots of red in this holiday card.|
|Alex Halasz's History of the Book class has been working in the studios producing a group book with the theme of word play.|
|We had a holiday card-printing extravaganza that resulted in more happy printers!|
|Some amazing ornaments found in our shop.|
|Here is one of the student's type set for the Word Play book. Can you see the shape her type forms?|
|Two pages of the class book on the press ready to print.|
|Another page spread from the History of the Book Word Play class book.|
|A student quickly printing with our "new" Golding |
Official Platen Press.
|Posters from Hatch Show Print and Yee-Haw Industries on display for the Book Arts |
Talk with Snacks about Sarah Smith's time at these two venerable letterpress
shops in Tennessee.
|Kresge Physical Sciences Library hosted a |
Geeky Valentine workshop in the
Book Arts Workshop.
|Preparations for a Winter Carnival|
The first proof pulled off the
Winter Carnival Poster on the
Washington Hand Press outside
the Book Arts Workshop.
A finished poster printed by a happy Carnivaler.