This ongoing collection of tips & tricks is designed for the amateur or occasional printer, whether just starting out or looking to discover what to do with that basement full of letterpress stuff. It assumes a basic knowledge of the craft but requires no advanced skills or materials. The WP also focuses on traditional typesetting as opposed to experimental techniques. Follow along!

We Go High, Type High

Week 10

So Hip It's Not Square

Week 9

Don't Break the Rule

Week 8

Huzzah for Curves

Week 7


Accent the Accent

Week 6

Agitate! Educate! Organize!

Week 5

Gimme a Hand(y box)

Week 4

Easy Ornaments

Week 3

Left! Right! Center!

Week 2

Leads & Slugs & Spacing... oh my!

Week 1