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Getting Started with Letterpress Printing

Hope Johnson, illustrator + printmaker + redhead

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13 Lessons (2h 20m)
    • 1. Welcome!

      1:21
    • 2. Course Project

      3:29
    • 3. History Lesson

      6:06
    • 4. Different Press Types

      5:51
    • 5. Outfitting Your Studio

      3:25
    • 6. Designing + Prepping Artwork

      26:43
    • 7. Demo: Part I

      12:07
    • 8. Sequence 8 setting up your press and plates 2

      10:17
    • 9. Sequence 9 inking and plate setting 1

      13:32
    • 10. Demo: Part IV

      30:13
    • 11. Demo: Part V

      21:21
    • 12. Print Comparison

      4:19
    • 13. Final Thoughts

      1:16
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About This Class

HEY. HI. HELLOOOOO! I am super excited to finally get this class into the world ...because in about 2 hours, it explains so many things that it took me about 6+ years to learn.

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ARE WE INSTA BUDDIES YET? ...because I want to be here to encourage you and answer any questions you may have along the way in your letterpress printing journey!

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Hope Johnson

illustrator + printmaker + redhead



Welcome to the studio. My name is Hope Johnson - in a four-word short version: I am a designer. To be more eloquent: I am an illustrator and surface pattern designer. I apply those illustrations to my line of wedding stationery and goods. I also illustrate and design surface pattern artwork for creatives and brands to manifest into products - be it paper, fabric, or the walls of your home.

...and it's really nice to meet ya, f...

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