A new addition to arrived over the weekend from Boxcar Press. Boxcar makes bases that you can then stick photopolymer plates to for printing with. The advantage is that you don’t have to own hoards of type, although I’d like to, and you can design on the computer and get a plate made more cheaply. Photopolymer plates are a lot cheaper than magnesium plates which are typically what...
Little Doris Press is a start up letterpress shop in Lawrence, KS owned by Melissa Meyer (me). And when I say “start up” I mean it has yet to get started really. Unless you count designing and printing one wedding invite for one client, my own wedding invite and my family Christmas gathering invite as well as collecting letterpresses and type along the way. It’s slow, but...