Letterpress

Chandler & Price letterpress room

Artists-in-residence set type in the Chandler & Price letterpress room. 

Women’s Studio Workshop’s Letterpress studio is equipped to handle projects that include handset lead or wood type, photopolymer plates, wood and linoleum block, and die cut imagery.

Letterpress studio equipment list

  • 11″x 18″ Chandler and Price platen press
  • 14″x 20″ Vandercook Proof press No. 3 (manual)
  • A variety of lead and wooden typefaces
  • 9”x 12” magnetic base
  • 13”x 24” Line-O-Scribe proof press
  • Vacuum platemaker 23.5″x 29.5″

Learn more about renting the letterpress studio.

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AIE artist’s book resident Radha Pandey prints a photopolymer plate for Taxonomy of Shapes.