Letterpress Workshop: Holiday Postcards!
Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 6:00 PM - Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 4:30 PM (EDT)
Two-part Workshop: Thu | Oct 27 | 6–8 pm & Sat | Nov 5 | 8:30 am–4:30 pm
Spread holiday cheer in style! Join with Earl Kallemeyn of the Kallemeyn Press for a two-part, hands-on letterpress workshop. Participants will learn the fundamentals of letterpress printing from polymer plates while producing their own two-sided holiday postcards. The workshop will kick off with an introduction to letterpress printing by Mr. Kalleymeyn at the TDC—covering printing fundamentals and basic file preparation. Part two of the workshop will take place at the Kallemeyn Press in Brooklyn. All participants will create 100 (4 x 6″) letterpressed holiday postcards printed on high-quality paper.
Part 1: Thu | Oct 27 | 6–8 pm
Location: The TDC Conference Center, 347 W 36 St, Ste 603, NY, NY 10018
Part 2: Sat | Nov 5 | 8:30 am–4:30 pm
Location: Kallemeyn Press, 130 Dobbin St, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Registration: Registration is required and space is limited (8 attendees max.). To register, email Carol Wahler at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 212-633-8943.
Fee (includes materials)
Cancellation fee: $50 for cancellation
Requirements: All participants must be able to create a PDF of their business card design. Specific requirements for the PDF file will be provided at the first session.