September 7, 2011 § Leave a comment
Given Whitman’s deep interest in printing, this would be a great time to explore the print shop. I wish I could fit one of these courses into my schedule….
Later, when we get to Whitman, we will certainly visit the shop and do some activities. But take the class if you can.
Print Shop WorkshopsBeginners’ Workshop: Introduction to LetterpressTuesdays 6:30-8:30 p.m.Begins Tuesday, September 13. Print Shop, Rose O’Neill Literary HouseAdvanced Workshop: Book ArtsThursdays 6:30-8:30 p.m. (prerequisite: Beginners’ Workshop)Begins Thursday, September 15. Print Shop, Rose O’Neill Literary HouseOur free, non-credit Print Shop Workshops are open to students, faculty, and staff at Washington College and our Chestertown neighbors. Come learn the history of the book and the printed word, and experience letterpress printing and bookbinding.Master Printer Mike Kaylor instructs. Course lasts 7 weeks.Interested? To sign up, email firstname.lastname@example.org!(Due to the hurricane, we’re starting a week later than original anticipated – thank you for understanding!)Hope to see you soon,The Lit House Staff