Order your letterpress-printed holiday cards today!
Nov 08 2015
Letterpress-printed Greetings! Mark the end of the year or holiday season with a message of gratitude to your friends, family, clients and customers. Send a card that won’t end up in the recycling box… a piece of personalized, letterpress-printed artwork. Witty,poignant and beautiful, these cards will be printed with a phrase that reflects your personality. Details One color, printed on 100% cotton Lettra paper. The cards … Continue reading Order your letterpress-printed holiday cards today!
New Orleans Advocate article
Nov 06 2015
The Southern Letterpress is grateful to be included in this amazing community of makers! ‘http://www.theneworleansadvocate.com/features/13694795-171/in-an-age-of-e-readers
Exhibit: Community Print Shop & Friends
Oct 04 2015
November 7- December 30, 2015 A selection of screenprint-based work by members of New Orleans Community Print Shop and friends of the printshop, curated by creative powerhouse Sierra Kozman. Opens November 14, 6:30 to 11 p.m., with a pop-up Printers’ Fair! Grand opening on December 12, with another fantastic Printers’ Fair!
Fall 2015 Workshops in New Orleans!
Sep 04 2015
Studio Ippiki and The Southern Letterpress are offering a great schedule of classes in printing, bookbinding and making during the fall! Register today! Mail Art Madness Wednesday, 9/16, 6-9 p.m. Free, BYOB Join The Southern Letterpress and Studio Ippiki in this no-hold barred night of mail art madness. Create spontaneous and first class mail art, ready to be postmarked the … Continue reading Fall 2015 Workshops in New Orleans!
Exhibit: Color Matching Systems
Color Matching Systems: Nancy Sharon Collins September 12-October 24 This exhibit demonstrates the process of color design for graphic arts and marketing applications before desktop publishing. In 2000, for the pitch of a high-end perfume packaging campaign, designer Nancy Sharon Collins designed a palette of colors which were then made into ink and printed on onionskin paper. Fifteen years later, … Continue reading Exhibit: Color Matching Systems
December 12- January 9 SIFT, an organization dedicated to the promotion of art in New Orleans presents an exhibit of artists work from around the country, with a focus on prints and works-on-paper. Closing party and silent auction on January 9, 2016
We are expanding!
While The Southern Letterpress in St. Pete, Florida welcomes a new person to the world (yay!), please contact our New Orlean’s office for your printing needs and queries. The Southern Letterpress in Florida will start programming, workshops and other letterpress printing fun again in 2016.
Second Saturday Art Walk: Too hot NOT to print
Jul 09 2015
August 8, 2015 from 6 to 10 p.m. The Southern Letterpress is open for a letterpress printing demonstration and letterpress print shopping during the August Second Saturday St Claude Art Walk in New Orleans. There is no better way to beat the heat than printing on a cold, cold, old steel printing press. And we’ll be printing some words to fight to … Continue reading Second Saturday Art Walk: Too hot NOT to print
Summer at The Southern Letterpress
Jul 06 2015
Summer newsletter & events! Letterpress printing in New Orleans.
Bookbinding Pamphlet Happy Hour
Jun 24 2015
Wednesday, August 26 from 6 to 9 p.m. Hey, put down that expensive moleskin notebook! You won’t need it anymore after this workshop because you’ll be making your own BETTER THAN MOLESKIN books. We’ll focus on the pamphlet structure, a fundamental part of bookbinding. We’ll explore how to use reclaimed and recycled materials for covers and innards. Each participant will … Continue reading Bookbinding Pamphlet Happy Hour