In the letterpress workshop, wood and linoleum cuts up to 50 x 70 cm can be created, as well as monoprints and heliogravure. In two hot metal typesetting units with font sizes from 6-48 points, texts, justifications, continuous text, and rag texts can be set from poems or short texts. The workshop is equipped with various manual presses as well as a reproduction camera for heliogravure, offering unique possibilities to try classical letterpress techniques.
Workshop users should have prior experience with letterpress.
- 2 hot metal typesetting unites
- 2 FAG manual presses
- Knee press
User fee: €10 / day
photo: Frank Kleinbach