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Open Studio Print Event: A Design for Rare Book School by Erica Honson

Come print a broadside outlining the real history of movable type, designed and typeset by our studio coordinator Erica Honson (hint: it isn't all about Gutenberg).

Open Studio Event: Regardless of experience, we invite you to come practice some letterpress-printing. Please email if you'd like to attend and are not a Penn Card holder.

This event has already occurred

June 6, 2024, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Common Press, Fisher Fine Arts Library, Lower Level
Open to Penn Students, Faculty, and Staff

Hosted by: Common Press

Close up of typeset being arranged in a letterpress printer.