Letterpress is everywhere these days - and even the cover article on the December/January issue of ReadyMade Magazine. This issue has a step by step instructions for constructing your very own letterpress using simple lumber and a bottle jack. You can find the instructions here Press Kit there are also instructions for making simple polymer plates.
And, if building your own letterpress just seems a little too daunting - and you'd rather sit around and eat bon bons - check out these typographic chocolates which I found out about the blog courtesy of Art in the Age blog.
Wednesday, December 19, 2007