Letterpress

Chandler & Price letterpress room

Women’s Studio Workshop’s Letterpress studio is equipped to handle projects that include hand set lead or wood type, photopolymer plates, wood and linoleum block and die cut imagery.

Letterpress Studio Equipment List

  • 11″x 18″ Chandler and Price platen press
  • 14″x 20″ Vandercook Proof press No. 3 (manual)
  • a variety of lead and wooden typefaces
  • 9”x 12” magnetic base
  • 13”x 24” Line-O-Scribe proof press
  • vacuum platemaker 23.5″x 29.5″

FROM THE BOOKSTORE

  • A game of chess

    Composed of black and white photographs on alternating black and white dotted background murals, this book contains images of statuary and monuments presenting a surreal, shadowy vision.

    Ellen Wallenstein, 1986. Buy it now.