Luke Bott: Submarine Letterpress Print

Nice illustration and letterpress print by Luke Bott. Check out more of Luke’s great illustrations on his site. Printed by Running Dove Press.


Physical Fiction: Lego Letterpress

Pop Pop, a great pixel inspired letterpress print made with legos on a Vandercook. The design and printing was done by Physical Fiction which is made up of  Justin LaRosa and Samuel Cox. See more of their prints and purchase one from them here.

via Design Work Life


The Feedback Loop Project

Mohawk Fine Papers and Design Ignites Change teamed up recently to create The Feedback Loop that included 25 letterpress printers each creating 50 limited edition notebooks. They are being sold on a special storefront on the Felt & Wire Shop. 100% of the proceeds benefit kids through School: by Design. Purchase the notebooks individually for $15 or as a set for $300 from Felt & Wire Shop .


Best Made Company: Vintage Maps

Peter Buchanan-Smith at the Best Made Company, recently featured in the New York Times for their beautiful hand made axes, has released a series of wood block prints using vintage maps. The prints are beautiful but unfortunately sold out. They are releasing more this month and we will be sure to post an update. In the meantime, browse all of their lovely products here.


Bespoke Press: Letterpress Illustrators Project

Bespoke Press: Honey In Sunshine

Bespoke Press has launched a new letterpress illustrators project that features new and upcoming illustrators and designers. They had artist submit designs and eventually settled at 10 individual prints. The one above was illustrated By Nancy Mungcal and is titled “Honey In Sunshine.” Each print is limited to a run of 150 and can be purchased here. Awesome project and beautiful work.


Studio Olivine: The Enamored Whale by Albert Cerriteno

Studio Olivine: The Enamored Whale by Albert Cerriteno

Beautiful letterpress poster printed by Studio Olivine (Portland, Oregon) of Albert Cerriteno’s amazing illustration. We can not stop looking at this print with all it’s detail and textures. They are already sold out, sadly. You can see more of Albert Cerriteno’s work on his blog.

(Via OMG Posters)


Wilkintie: Dylan Martorell

Wilkintie: Dylan Martorell

Another poster from Wilkintie has been released. No. 12 in this series is by Dylan Martorell who has more amazing work on his blog. All hand drawn patterns by Dylan were printed in purple and green. Order one here.


Cloudy Collection: The Scarlet Lettering


Cloudy Collective via Boxcar Press recently released the 3rd edition of volume 1 of their letterpress prints. The set of 7 are printed with a Vandercook on 4″ x 6″ bamboo paper using vegetable-based ink. Only 100 sets were printed. Get a set here.


Seesaw Designs: 2010 Letterpress Calendar

Seesaw: 2010 Letterpress Calendar

New letterpress 2010 Calendar by the crew at Seesaw Designs. Lots of lovely organic influences and an excellent choice of colors. 3 pages make up the calendar available for purchase at their store. Tasty.


Duckpin Press: Letterpress Test Sheets

Duckpin Press: Letterpress Test Sheets

Some beautiful letterpress test sheets by way of Duckpin Press. We are still in love with the Bob Ross poster which can be seen in some of the test sheets.


Pressing Letters

Pressing Letters is an effort to catalog and promote creativity in our expanding letterpress community. Studios and individuals are invited to submit letterpress work, references, links or anything else that would be beneficial to others.