Lovin’ Letterpress II – updates on the way!!

WOW. I am SO BEHIND on my Lovin’ Letterpress II posts! The class wrapped up the beginning of summer and I have a bunch of photos to edit and share with you here. Towards the end of the class I was in the process of finishing my thesis project, graduating (YAY!), and trying to get … Continue reading “Lovin’ Letterpress II – updates on the way!!”

Lovin’ Letterpress | Week 3 & 4

Last night was my third letterpress course at PABA. It should have been my fourth – I was bummed to miss class last week, but with my looming trip to NYC I needed the extra time to get ready. Tonight I was able to catch up and it felt so good to be back in … Continue reading “Lovin’ Letterpress | Week 3 & 4”

Lovin’ Letterpress | Week 2

This past Wednesday night was my second letterpress course at PABA. We designed thank you cards for Genesee Center for the Arts & Education. I spent the night laying out my design and still have a little spacing adjustments to make before I’m ready to print the final cards. I’m sure you are all super … Continue reading “Lovin’ Letterpress | Week 2”

Lovin’ Letterpress | Week 1

I’M HOOKED! Last night was my first letterpress class and I am in love. The second I walked into the Printing & Book Arts Center, affectionately known as PABA, I instantly felt comfortable and inspired. The vibe of the room was great. As you can see from the photos above there is so much to … Continue reading “Lovin’ Letterpress | Week 1”

Lovin’ Letterpress II – Week 2

I finished printing my thank you cards last night! It did NOT go as planned. This is a perfect example of 1. learning from your mistakes and 2. making it work. If you remember from last week the plan was to print a 2-color thank you card. After spending about 20 mins deciding on a … Continue reading “Lovin’ Letterpress II – Week 2”

Lovin’ Letterpress II – Week 1

I’m back in the print studio! Last night was my first Lovin’ Letterpress II class at the Printing & Book Arts Center (PABA) at the Genesee Center for the Arts. I am thrilled to share that I am able to take this class right now because I was awarded a scholarship from Ladies of Letterpress! … Continue reading “Lovin’ Letterpress II – Week 1”

Lovin’ Letterpress | RECAP

As promised, here is a recap post of the Lovin’ Letterpress class I took over at the Printing & Book Arts Center at Genesee Center for the Arts. Here are 10 things I learned during the 10 week class: 1. I LOVE laying out type. It’s really calming. 2. I do NOT like putting type … Continue reading “Lovin’ Letterpress | RECAP”

Lovin’ Letterpress | RECAP

As promised, here is a recap post of the Lovin’ Letterpress class I took over at the Printing & Book Arts Center at Genesee Center for the Arts. Here are 10 things I learned during the 10 week class: 1. I LOVE laying out type. It’s really calming. 2. I do NOT like putting type … Continue reading “Lovin’ Letterpress | RECAP”

Lovin’ Letterpress | Week 10

This past Wednesday night was my final Lovin’ Letterpress class over at PABA and I designed, proofed, and printed a HELLO! note card. These photos do not give that green ink justice – it’s a beautiful emerald green. LOVE it. As for the design, I’m sure it comes to no surprise to you by now … Continue reading “Lovin’ Letterpress | Week 10”

Lovin’ Letterpress | Week 9

Last night was my second-to-last Lovin’ Letterpress class over at PABA and I designed, proofed, printed, and trimmed a new bookmark! Even though I had already designed a bookmark I just had to make another one – partly because I love them, and partly because with a minimal project I was able to walk away … Continue reading “Lovin’ Letterpress | Week 9”