Workshop: Seed Swap Letterpress with Katie Ries - August 12

Saturday, August 12 9am - 4 pm CST

Set type and print your own beautiful seed packaging to save, store, and share seeds. Please bring some seeds to share with workshop participants.

Workshop at Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum

Date & Time:
Saturday, August 12, 9am – 4pm Central

Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum, 1816 10th Street, Two Rivers, WI 54241

Workshop Cost:
$125 Total

Experience Level:
No experience necessary. The minimum age requirement for workshop participants for this event is 18+

Workshop at Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum

Instructor: Katie Ries

Katie Ries (b. 1981) is an artist and educator who makes drawings, prints, objects, and events about the relationships between people and place. A graduate of the University of Tennessee – Knoxville (MFA) and Colorado College (BA), she is an Associate Professor of Art at St. Norbert College. Her art can be found in private and public collections throughout the US. You can see more of her work on her websites: and


Katie Ries - Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum

The workshop runs from 9 am to 4 pm. Everyone breaks for lunch at the same time. Options include purchasing a lunch for $15, bringing your own lunch (a refrigerator is available), or choosing a local restaurant. Clean-up begins at 3 pm and the day finishes up at 4 pm. Please wear comfortable shoes and clothes that may get ink on them. Because of the nature of the pressroom and the pieces being used, participants in the workshop must be 18 years or older.

The cost is $125 with all materials provided by the museum. Space is limited, so reservations and a $65 non-refundable deposit are required. Please complete the registration form via the button below to reserve your place. The $60 balance is due at the beginning of the workshop. Cash, credit cards and checks are acceptable.

If you have any questions please e-mail us at or call 920-794-6272.

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