Letterpress Printing Workshop Test

October 7th 9am - 5pm

Come learn the basics of letterpress printing with this one day workshop at the Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum. You will become familiarized with type composition, locking up and printing on sign presses. The workshop runs from 9 am to 5 pm. The day starts off with a 45 minute tour of the museum and instruction on using a sign press. The majority of the workshop consists of printing with wood type from a large collection available in the pressroom at the museum. Clean-up begins at 4 pm and the day finishes up at 5 pm. Lunch is on your own, and there are many restaurants nearby or you can pack your own and eat here at the museum.

 Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes that may get ink on them.


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