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Letterpress Now : A DIY Guide to New & Old Printing Methods
At last - a contemporary how-to reference on letterpress, a traditional craft that's experiencing a huge resurgence! Not only does "Letterpress Now" explain how to find and use a variety of presses, it also covers an amazing range of techniques, all with step-by-step photos: setting metal and wood type, lino/relief block prints, photopolymer plates, die-cuts and more. About twenty eye-catching projects, from cards and calendars to masks, posters and business cards - plus features on over a dozen letterpress artists and community print shops - make this guide indispensable.