Best Made Company: Map Printing Video

Best Made Co. just announced a release of new maps along with the short film above that documenting the printing process. Filmed by the Minnesota Outpost.

10.20.10

Genghis Kern: Letterpress & Design Shop Video

Jason Wedekind, at Genghis Kern in Denver, has just released a video of his shop that was shot by Jeffery Garland and edited by Jesse R. Borrell. Great mix of video and stop motion capturing Jason’s studio space.

09.30.10

Lucky Duck Press: A Letterpress Legacy Video

New letterpress video on the story of Patrick Barrett of Lucky Duck Press in Brooklyn, New York and his antique foot-powered letterpress passed down from the family business, The Sterling Press. Video by ETSY.

09.19.10

Levi’s Workshop: Letterpress Printing

For 8 weeks, starting July 1st, these Levi’s Workshops are places for creation, inspiration, and collaboration.¬†Located in San Francisco’s iconic Mission District at 580 Valencia Street, Levi’s has opened up a community print shop and will be teaching classes on classic Vandercook and Chandler & Price letterpresses, setting type and¬†screen printing. See a list of upcoming events here.

07.8.10

David Dabner: Typography School

Video of David Dabner, typography and letterpress teacher from the London College of Printing / London College of Communication. (via Cranky Pressman)

02.20.10

Keegan Meegan: Business Card Letterpress Video

New letterpress video from Keegan Meegan in Portland, Oregon. Shot by Kiva Sage of the Magnetic Archives. (via Boxcar Press)

01.8.10

The Half and Half: Letterpress vs. Silkscreen Video

Video from The Half and Half with a run of posters on their Vandercook 219.

01.7.10

Repeat Press: Letterpress Coaster Video

New letterpress video shot by Quarter Productions showing the letterpress process of Repeat Press during their recent run of holiday coasters. We can not stop watching it.

12.30.09

Repeat Press: Proletariat Letterpress Video

Video from Repeat Press shot by Kerry Simon from Proletariat.

10.24.09

Amos Paul Kennedy Jr: Proceed and Be Bold!

Amos Paul Kennedy Jr: Proceed and Be Bold! Documentary

Proceed and Be Bold! is a documentary film that follows the life and work of letterpress printer Amos Paul Kennedy Jr., and his socially and politically charged works of art. Can not wait to watch this. The film is about Amos Paul Kennedy Jr. and produced by Brown Finch Films. Order one here.

06.18.09

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.