And so begins my love affair with letterpress

Last week I was fortunate enough to take an orientation to letterpress class at Dartmouth Book Arts.  For three hours, I learned the terminology: typeface, furniture, quoins, pica, Vandercook; played with lead type and wooden type; chose typeface (out of 100s of fonts!); set my quote using a composing stick; watched as our instructor proofed our page; …

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