Letterpress Printing Workshop

Central Waterfront

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In a Nutshell

Annemarie Munn, the founder of the Ladybones Print Collective, helps you print your own letterpress posters to take home

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Sep 22, 2014. Amount paid never expires. This deal is for the purchase of a ticket. Reservations required prior to attending event. Dates subject to capacity and cancellation. Refundable only on day of purchase. Min. of 6 participants or subject to cancellation. No value after date & time have passed. Gratuity included. By completing your purchase, you agree that the email address you provide will be shared with SideTour for marketing purposes and as described in SideTour’s Privacy Policy. No long scarves or necklaces that might trail into the press; long hair must be tied back. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

  • $60 for one admission to a vintage-poster-making workshop with Annemarie Munn
  • Upon purchase, you may schedule for one of the available dates
  • You must reserve your date here in advance of the event

Classes take place at The Ladybones Print Collective.

Each event is capped at 12 purchasers.

What You'll Do

As the world moves towards the digital, a dedicated group of talented DIYers is committed to restoring the bespoke art of letterpress printing. Annemarie Munn, a master of the printed word and founder of the community studio Ladybones Print Collective, is one such aficionado. Head to her print shop to learn the history of letterpress printing within a group before using wood and lead type, vintage illustrations, and polymer plates or linoleum cuts to pull your own graphic poster.

  • Make Your Own Take-Home Prints
    Learn how to pull prints by hand as you make a simple graphic poster on an old-fashioned letterpress printer, the Vandercook SP-15
  • Meet a Letterpress Printing Guru
    Work under the tutelage of Annemarie Munn, founder of the community arts and printing center Ladybones Print Collective

Your Host

Annemarie Munn Annemarie Munn
Founder, Ladybones Print Collective

Although Annemarie Munn was introduced to letterpress from an early age through her father, a poet who received broadsides in the mail, it wasn’t until she started college that the art form entered her life full force. While earning her master’s in creative writing, she became fascinated with the physical aspects of creating books, and immersed herself in the letterpress printing revival. In addition to running her community studio, Ladybones Print Collective, Annemarie has served as Printer-In-Residence at the Center for the Book and managed the bindery at the hardcover case manufacturer DODOcase.

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    Central Waterfront

    435 23rd Street

    San Francisco, CA 94107

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