check out my new print studio! 2

  Some of you may recognize it as our downstairs bathroom, the one with the hot lady posters and the log in the shower. Hey, our free spaces are limited, and it’s not like we’re giving up the bar area. I got my new roller trucks this weekend, so I was finally able to put the new rollers on the ...

letterpress drama = 1890s first world problems

We’re back from California! Look out your window, then look at this and understand why it wasn’t that exciting to come home.   We managed to cover a lot of ground, eat some really excellent food, and enjoy cocktails with some great people. I will cover all of that in my travel journal, of course, so right now I’ll just ...

BVI > MSP

You know what time it is? List time! I’m hurrying! 1) My travel journals for Las Vegas and San Diego have been posted. I wanted to get those wrapped up before leaving for vacation on Friday, and of course because it’s in accordance with my 101 Things goal of completing those within 60 days of returning from a trip. 2) ...

printing excitement! 4

I bought almost all the supplies I need for my press today: new rollers, a Boxcar base, quoins, ink, gauge pins, and tympan paper. I just need a few pieces of furniture, California wash, and something to roll ink on and I should be good to get it set up for testing. I figure at least 95% of what I ...