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Call 07806 782109 or email hello@smallprintcompany.co.uk if you would like us to facilitate a workshop at your place!

Letterpress Workshop, Derby

Create a Letterpress Print workshop

Create a unique print and learn the basics of letterpress in an absorbing evening at Smallprint HQ!

The session is ideal for people of all letterpress abilities who are interested in the creative aspect of letterpress.

Picking Type, 60pt Cheltenham Bold

Create a Letterpress Print Workshop

Create a unique print and learn the basics of letterpress in a fun-filled afternoon at Smallprint HQ!

The session is ideal for people of all letterpress abilities who are interested in the creative aspect of letterpress.

On the Day
Chris will teach a small group the basics of traditional letterpress printing. After some basic prep in general principles and typography (if you’re unfamiliar), you’ll learn how to hand-set type on a composing stick, transfer it to a chase and lock it up for printing. From there you’ll learn how to ink up, operate and clean an Adana 8×5 tabletop press, the most popular of ‘starter’ presses.

Vintage & Quirky

Join us at one of our favourite events of the year.

The Vintage & Quirky team consistently put on an event with high quality artisan makers and homemade cake in the beautiful village of Edensor on the Chatsworth Estate.

Coptic Bookbinding Workshop

Learn how to create a beautiful hand bound book in a relaxed afternoon at The Smallprint Co…

The session is ideal for anyone looking for a relaxing and crafty afternoon with friends and family.

The session is ideal for anyone with an interest in bookbinding who would like to while away a few creative hours in the studio!

On the Day
Hannah will teach a small group how to make a hard covered book bound together with the Coptic stitch.

Expect to take away a beautifully bound hard backed book for your collection.

Materials and light refreshments included.