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Introduction to Letterpress Class

An Introduction to Letterpress Printing Class will be held at the West Main Artists Cooperative in Spartanburg on Saturday, February 27th from 9am to noon. Students will become familiar with the history and practice of letterpress printing. Learning through doing, the class will work with handset type, mix inks, use a Vandercook flatbed and participate in a demonstration of a Chandler & Price clamshell-style press. Each student will print their own set of 15 personalized using handset vintage metal or wood type. The class will be taught by Robin & Brannon Carter, co-owners of R&B Printery. The cost is $99 per student with a class limit of 6 students. The deadline to register is February 25.