Yes…our Heidelberg Windmill is named “Heide Grace” – she is a delicate, but formidable lady. And like her namesake (Sarah Grace Hobart) don’t get in her way when she has a job to do! Here, you see her and our awesome pressman, Randy Hobart, in action printing return addresses on envelopes for wedding invitations. Learn… Read More Heide Grace Addresses the Situation
Excited about our newest press…a Chandler & Price Platen Press – 12×18. Just purchased it today and can’t wait to get this press moved into our studio. The C&P was built to last, it’s not unusual to find them still operating after over 50 years of daily use. It is a hand feed press and… Read More A Proper Platten: C&P Letterpress
The Pantone Guide contains ink mixing instructions, or a “recipe”, for each color with amounts given both in parts and percentages. As with most recipes…experience goes a long way.
Printing on the thickest stock I have ever done. Its a tiny bit over 1/16th inch thick. Printing it with as much pressure as the plate will allow. Hand feeding these, but it’s worth it.