Showing people what good letterpress is all about
Took part in: 2012, 2013, 2015, and 2016
Meeting three artists, who used printing material to create original pieces of art.
In their workshop, later trained in typesetting and printing in a technical school, before going to art school.
Frans de Jong
Having more time
Both, but over the last few years I’ve noticed that sharing my knowledge through working together with others gives me a lot of pleasure and satisfaction.
Often in the early hours of the morning, before getting out of bed.
Carving the Elements, A companion to the Fragments of Parmenides and the biography of Paul Renner.
A Vandercook Universal I, A Korrex Stuttgart and a Korrex Hanover. A small, but good selection of metal and wood type. Most of the metal type is newly acquired foundry type.
A few more square meters would be nice, and wall space to put more things up.
The day I met Christine in Amsterdam.
Not having enough time to do all the things that I still want to do.
Showing people what good letterpress is all about.
I sometimes get things laser cut or made with a CRC router. I work with the computer.