Steam Whistle Letterpress

Man oh man, am I glad to have stopped into Steam Whistle Letterpress. First of all? Brian that runs the whole shebang is friendly, chock full of ideas, wisdom, and best of all? He’s a solid sense of humor. He does stuff I only dream about. Letterpress. Postcards. Pennants. Stamp kits. Matchbooks. Workshops! And on […]

Typeface screening

AIGA Cincinnati had a screening of the film Typeface at the CAC. The documentary about the Hamilton Wood Type Museum was heartbreaking and hopeful. The movie takes a look inside the big factory up in Two Rivers, Wisconsin that is packed to the gills with wood type and printing machines.┬áCombine that with stories from former […]

The printshop at the university

Took a trip to visit the print studio at Miami University to snap a few photos for a piece Tom was working on. (More on that later) Erin gave me a little tour as Tom did his thing. Upon Google-stalking I found not only her shop of letterpress goods, but also that we probably crossed […]

One more trip to Firecracker Press

One of the highlights for this visit was to spend more time at Firecracker Press. This go round we were able to chat with owner Eric Woods. Great guy, loads of talent and generous to share so much insight with us.

Wieners are hilarious

Studiomate Tom has a most unique sense of humor. His first letterpress print can attest to this.