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Letterpress Notebook Workshop

Letterpress Notebook Workshop

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Growing up in San Francisco, I was inspired by the city's rich literary history and contemporary art scenes. After getting an MFA in Creative Writing and Book Art in 2015, I co-founded a community print shop/bindery in the Bayview neighborhood with the mission of providing access to self-publishing. I believe that print publishing is a powerful tool for contemplation, healing, empowerment, and…
Ava Sayaka
Ava Sayaka
Ava Sayaka
Ava Sayaka

What we’ll do

Learn the basics of letterpress printing and bookbinding using 19th century equipment. We'll learn how to set type, print on a Chandler & Price printing press, and then bind a book using a pamphlet stitch. You will come away with your very own blank notebook and a deeper understanding of the book as a physical object.

What else you should know

Feel free to call if you get lost (happens all the time). 415-786-5318

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Water and tea
Equipment
Materials and equipment

What to bring

Clothes you don't mind getting ink on

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Guest reviews

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Where you'll be

We're located on the third floor of the historic Yosemite Studios building, packed with the private work spaces of artists, makers and craftspeople. We love the natural light and bay views offered by our giant windows. Off the beaten path, Bayview is a well-established community with a rich history and that is still largely unchanged -- one of the last bastions of affordable spaces for artists in the city.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests aged 10 and up can attend.

More tips

Feel free to call if you get lost (happens all the time). 415-786-5318
Ava Sayaka
workshop
Letterpress Notebook Workshop
15 reviews
£32 / person
15 reviews
£32 / person