Events & Workshops
Educator & Librarian Workshop: Altered Books
Feb 25 2018
Educator & Librarian Workshop: Altered Books Sunday, February 25, 2018, 10:00am – 12:00pm (rescheduled from January) An altered book is a sculptural book form that takes inspiration from the original content of a used book to become an art work in and of itself. Starting with a stack of used books and a series of exercises meant to prompt creativity, … Continue reading Educator & Librarian Workshop: Altered Books
Paper & Pints at PRINT ST. PETE
Mar 25 2016
Paper & Pints is back! Join us this Friday for an open house at PRINT ST. PETE Community Letterpress. We’ll be printing limited edition coasters available for purchase and offering brews by donation. It’s a great chance to scope out the studio and learn more about our Letterpress Basics workshops and studio rental opportunities. We’ll also have letterpress goods for … Continue reading Paper & Pints at PRINT ST. PETE
FL Letterpress Basics Workshop
Apr 16 2016
Join instructors Bridget Elmer of The Southern Letterpress, FL, and Kaitlin Crockett of Oma Darlin’ Press on Saturday April 16th from 10am-4pm for our one-day Letterpress Basics workshop. This class will introduce students to letterpress printing from handset type and photopolymer plates. We will cover typesetting, ink mixing, makeready, and press operation on our flatbed and table top platen presses. Students who complete this … Continue reading FL Letterpress Basics Workshop
Letterpress Basics in FL
Feb 27 2016
Join instructors Bridget Elmer of The Southern Letterpress, FL, and Kaitlin Crockett of Oma Darlin’ Press on Saturday February 27th from 10am-4pm for our one-day Letterpress Basics workshop. This class will introduce students to letterpress printing from handset type and photopolymer plates. We will cover typesetting, ink mixing, makeready, and press operation on our flatbed and table top platen presses. Students who complete … Continue reading Letterpress Basics in FL
PRINT ST. PETE Community Letterpress
Feb 27 2016
We are turning a new page at The Southern Letterpress in Florida! After a year-long hiatus (during which we welcomed a new Lady of Letterpress into the world), we are shifting our focus from production to education. Beginning in February of 2016, we will be teaming up with Kaitlin Crockett of Oma Darlin’ Press to offer a regular schedule of letterpress … Continue reading PRINT ST. PETE Community Letterpress
Paper & Pints with The Itinerant Printer!
Feb 13 2015
Join The Southern Letterpress and Oma Darlin’ Press on Friday, February 13th, from 7:00-9:00 pm, at our studio in Gulfport, FL, as we welcome Visiting Artist Chris Fritton, The Itinerant Printer, for our monthly Paper & Pints! Enjoy locally crafted beer by our friends at Cycle Brewing and Peg’s Cantina & Brew Pub while taking part in a cross-county letterpress printing project! … Continue reading Paper & Pints with The Itinerant Printer!
Feb 07 2015
We can’t wait for Saturday, February 7th! Join The Southern Letterpress and Oma Darlin’ Press at Localtopia in downtown St Pete, FL. We’ll be posted up on our flatbed truck, Fancy White, hand cranking letterpress keepsakes and sharing our collection of letterpress printed goodies with visitors all day long. Come on down!
Nov 01 2014
Come hang out with the crafty peeps from Oma Darlin’ Press, The Southern Letterpress and learn to make something! November 1st, 2014, from 10 am – noon. RSVP required, via Strands of Sunshine.
Oct 18 2014
We had an amazing time last week, celebrating Localicious with our fellow Keep Saint Petersburg Local members! We kicked off the week with a letterpress printing demo at the Localicious Community Potluck/Picnic at Pinellas Pioneer Settlement and wrapped it up with some special beer-themed letterpress goodies for sale at LOCAL BUDS: The OctoBEER Farmers’ Market at Green Bench Brewing Co. Many thanks to the … Continue reading Localicious Week
Art Walk at Strands of Sunshine
Sep 13 2014
Super grateful and excited to be teaming up with Oma Darlin’ Press and Strands of Sunshine for tonight’s St. Petersburg 2nd Saturday Art Walk! We’ll be posting up at Strands of Sunshine for the evening with our card catalog full of letterpress printed cards, custom letterpress samples, and a selection of type and tools from our studio. Join us tonight from … Continue reading Art Walk at Strands of Sunshine