Cleanwash Letterpress

25 April 2010 — Posted in Letterpress

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Cleanwash Letterpress is a full service printing and design studio located in Philadelphia, PA. Site is under construction but you can see latest works on their blog.

Anna Fewster

3 February 2010 — Posted in Letterpress

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Anna Fewster is a letterpress printer and book artist based in Brighton, UK she hand prints made-to-order letterpress books and booklets, posters and broadsides, etc. using old metal type, fine cotton papers, antique copper printing blocks and linoleum and wood cut blocks.

Studio On Fire

11 June 2009 — Posted in Letterpress

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Studio On Fire is a design and letterpress workspace in Minneapolis, MN that collaborates with creative firms, printers, and individuals/artists. You can purchase their letterpress goods here and see more great work on their blog Beast Pieces.

Society of Northern Alberta Print Artists

SNAP is an independent, cooperatively run fine art printshop and art gallery in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. SNAP’s mandate is to promote, facilitate and communicate printmaking as an art form. Currently, SNAP Gallery has a program schedule of about ten exhibitions per year. SNAP is equipt for etching, lithography, screenprinting, woodcut, letterpress, and photobased print art, along with supportive education programs.

The Firecracker Press

14 December 2008 — Posted in Letterpress

The Firecracker Press is a graphic design studio and letterpress printshop in St. Louis, MO working as comfortably with woodblocks as they do with computers and creating pretty cool print objects and ephemera. The studio also produces a bi-annual letterpress magazine The Lumberyard.

Anstey Book Binding

21 October 2008 — Posted in Bookbinding,Letterpress

Founded as a bindery over 100 years ago Anstey Book Binding out of Toronto, ON, Canada continues to offer exceptional bookbinding along with letterpress printing and custom paperwork and packaging. Through collaborations Antsey produces limited edition books and portfolios as well as promotional materials in partnership with artists, printers and designers around the world.

Lunalux

8 September 2008 — Posted in Letterpress

Lunalux is letterpress shop in Minneapolis, MN producing their own line of custom letterpress products as well as contract work. The “shop” is also a shop, so you can browse the Lunalux retail store and see how all the products are made at the same time. For more recent activity view the blog.

Starshaped Press

15 July 2008 — Posted in Letterpress

Starshaped Press is a letterpress shop in Chicago, IL. All work is produced using antique metal and wood type. This means that all designs are set by the pressman and custom designs/plates are not accepted. The result is a collection of quite nice and simple printed works.

Kala Art Institute

Kala Art Institue is an international workshop in Berkeley, CA. The studio facilities include a printshop which facilitates a variety of traditional and new print processes, as well as a digital media center and an exhibition gallery. Kala offers residency opportunities, various calls for entries and a great “artist-in-schools” program.

Centre for Fine Print Research

The Centre for Fine Print Research in Bristol, UK focuses on the development of quality fine print from a fine art and industrial perspective. The centre is committed to the dissemination of its research through education, training, professional practice, collaborative projects, conferences, and the publication of its research outcomes. Its facilities support a great range of mediums from screenprints and intaglio to ceramics 3D prints and laser cuts.

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