Here’s a great method of locking up a C&P chase so that the furniture “chases” the form. Video by Anders Creative. Stay tuned for more tutorials. Drop us a comment to let us know what you think of our first video!
I got a really nice email from a good friend of mine today, Brandon Lavigne. He’s studying Japanese Kanji over in Japan these days. Brandon, along with Brett at Anders Creative, was responsible for the great look of the Quality Letterpress website. When we first met, all I had was a basic splash page with… Continue reading 活字印刷 (katsu jin satsu) is “letterpress printing” in Japanese….
Recently we had a cool visitor to our shop. Santiago Merino, a noted artist from Mexico City, came into town to see how the presses operate and take what he learned back to Mexico to start his own letterpress business. We had a great time discussing art, graphic design and the letterpress process. We talked… Continue reading Everyday is an adventure…
Here was a cool way to spend Saturday morning… My friend Courtney at ‘Full Courtney Press’ had an issue with her Old Style C&P. It seemed that the throw off, or the handle that makes the press hit a piece of paper, was sticking either on or off impression. Even though she could adjust it… Continue reading The fun never ends…!
Hey Everybody… I wanted to welcome you to the new website. We’re really excited to have the new look ready to go! We have lots of stuff happening here at the shop. We’ve added 2 new tabletop presses to our collection. A 6×10 Kelsey and a 5×8 Kelsey. They will mainly be used for classes… Continue reading Welcome to Quality Letterpress
Hello and welcome to the new Quality Letterpress website. Here’s a few photos from a simple one color card we printed on Cranes Lettra with handset wood type from the Condensed Gothic typeface.