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Wednesday, June 12, 2019 9am - 5pm

Letterpress Workshop

Learn the basics of letterpress printing with wood type at Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum. You will become familiarized with type composition, inking methods, and printing with this one day workshop at the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum. If you're curious about letterpress printing this is a great way to get started. The workshop runs from 9 am...

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In the Gallery: New Impressions 2019

The Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum is dedicated to the preservation, study, production and printing of wood type. New Impressions is an international juried exhibition to showcase exploration and creativity with letterpress printing techniques. This call attracted 254 diverse entries from around the globe. The final 42 works on display are from artists in Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Italy, Portugal,...

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Friday, June 14 5:30-8:30 pm

Ink & Drink: June 14

Grab your friends and join us to print one-of-a-kind posters using vintage type. No previous experience is necessary for this event; we will provide step-by-step instructions. Come on out to drink a bit and print a lot!  Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes that may get ink on them. If you are curious about what happens in an Ink &...

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Saturday, June 22, 2019 9am - 5pm

Letterpress Workshop with Jen Farrell: Build an Illustration with Metal Type

THIS WORKSHOP IS NOW FULL. Please email us at info@woodtype.org to be placed on the wait list. Thank you! Metal type for letterpress printing is undoubtedly one of the most detailed and exquisite examples of craftsmanship. At it’s absolute detailed height in the late 1800s, printers were presented with incredible options for creating everything from simple flower embellishments to elaborate...

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