Tuesday, September 29, 2015

The Frick Collection . . .

I letterpress printed the covers on those menus!

Photo from The Frick Collection, awaiting the patrons to arrive at the annual Autumn Dinner.

Recent Commission . . .

I still get excited seeing my drawings get letterpress printed! This one was commissioned by the proud owners of this historic local building.

Friday, September 18, 2015

National Letterpress Appreciation Day!

Today is 9/18, or National Letterpress Appreciation Day!

In the USA, the standard  height of printing type is .918in, and as such, this is a fitting day to celebrate the work of all my fellow printers and lovers of printing.

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Recent Commission . . .

New custom designed and digitally printed booklets for The Leisure Hour Literary Club. The rather abstract image on the cover is from a Monotype type caster manual, just in case you were wondering.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Recent Commission . . .

A custom designed, digitally printed, and hand-bound booklet for my first and most faithful clients.  Copies for Gail, her friends, and family were commissioned by her husband as a surprise birthday gift!

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Recent Commission . . .

A recent commission for The Frick Collection in Manhattan! Even the envelope return address got the full two color treatment!

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

On the press . . .

More historic plates reveal their long forgotten images at the press. This one is from the Cayuga-Owasco Lakes Historical Society’s collection.