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06/04/2014: Beauty of Letterpress poster

Nearly a year ago, Neenah paper started the Beauty of Letterpress website and used it to launch a campaign to help save the Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum. Today they’ve announced they reached their $30,000 goal. Neenah will continue to raise money in the form of limited edition posters, the latest from Tad...

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Image of the Day, 12/13/13: Winter scene cards

Last chance! The Print Celebrates Design Competition 2013 is the first ever Print competition focused on all things festive! Join the party and submit your 2013 designs today! Love these linoleum-engraved illustrations in these cards, inspired by Montreal street scenes and created by L’abricot. Limiting the color palette really enhances their wintry feel. Check...

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Image of the Day, 12/05/2013: House holiday cards

The Print Celebrates Design Competition 2013 is the first ever Print competition focused on all things festive! Join the party and submit your 2013 designs today! It shouldn’t be surprising that House Industries knows how to put together some amazing holiday cards. This card featuring abstract patterns, metallic type (printed by Lead Graffiti) is...

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Image of the Day, 11/06/2013: Typefight

The Typefight Print Shop is back and pitting letterpress prints against each other in a battle for supremacy (or at least a little fun). The prints of each competitor are available in very limited edition 25 print runs. Below is a recent battle between Darren Booth and Mary Kate McDevitt. Via Grain Edit.

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Image of the Day, 10/30/13: Promo photography book

A detail from a promotional book for a husband and wife photography team. The interior represents their portfolio well and contains nice touches like foil stamping on the pull cards (as highlighted in this photo). More images from the project here. Via FPO.

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Image of the Day, July 5, 2013

Kansas City-based Vahalla Studios created this 3-color letterpress poster which makes good use of color, lines, shapes and typography.

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Image of the Day, June 12, 2013

Striking, two-sided letterpress invitation for a design fair by Houston-based Workhorse Printmakers. Via the Beauty of Letterpress.