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Basil Bunting's Adana printing press

I’ve bought the late Basil Bunting’s Adana printing press – the Adana Quarto Horizontal Platen press – just needs a bit more work to clean it up. 205 more words

Inner Katniss Everdeen

The rain hurts my face. It is coming down sideways. If I blink really hard, I can almost see.
There isn’t much one can do about the rain. 256 more words


Vintage Letterpress Printing Blocks

Two vintage letterpress printing blocks, discovered a few days ago in the bottom of a forgotten box while doing a bit more unpacking at the newly refurbished Candy Factory Studio. 186 more words


Holiday Card Printing Workshop and Sale

Stop by and print a letterpress Christmas or generic Seasonal Holiday card for Free. (Additional cards can be printed for only $1 a pop!) and/or shop at our pop-up shop for books, cards, posters, broadsides, and even the new Wells Book Arts Baseball Caps! 15 more words

New Book on Letterpress Printing

Next week the American Printing History Association (APHA) will hold its annual conference at RIT. This year’s theme is “Printing on the Handpress & Beyond,” and the… 126 more words


Featured Artist: Amos Kennedy

A little late on this week’s feature but here it is!
I discovered Amos Kennedy’s work in my design history class last week when we watched a documentary on his life and art practice called Proceed and Be Bold. 257 more words



The Sherwood Press has just turned 75! I am so happy to be keeping Jocelyn Dohm’s legacy alive here in this wonderful place, keeping the presses running and putting my own stamp and style on things. 588 more words