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'Beginners Letterpress Printing' with Print to the People

Print to the People is an artist led, social enterprise dedicated to the production and promotion of traditional printmaking processes

Letterpress is a traditional printing technique that has been used for hundreds of years. Originally developed to print text from metal letters, letterpress has recently been adopted by artists, illustrators and graphic designers as an elegant way to combine text imagery on the page.

Using a collection of antique wood and metal type, participants will be encouraged to experiment and play to make their own series of unique prints!

These sessions are open to all ages, with particular focus towards the elderly.

Join us at one of the following venues:

  • Monday 16th September, 10.30am-12 Midday - Thetford Library

  • Tuesday 17th September, 10am-11.30am - Dereham Library

  • Tuesday 17th September, 2pm-3.30pm - Swaffham Library

  • Wednesday 18th September, 10am-11.30am - Attleborough Library

    * Please note that Attleborough Library opens at 10am, if you wish to arrive earlier than 10am please arrange Open Libraries via the Library in advance.

  • Wednesday 18th September, 2pm-3.30pm - Watton Library

The workshops are FREE to attend, voluntary donations are welcome.

Transport: If you need assistance to attend the event, please contact us using the form below or by calling 01362 656870.

Reserving a place is recommended via the reservation form below or by calling: 01362 656870.

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