Freedom of the Press (Explorations in Wood Type)

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Learn a brief history of letterpress printing and how the process has been a tool for social change. Examine how leaders in Rochester such as Frederick Douglass, Susan B. Anthony, and more used printing and publishing to advocate for human rights. Discover how contemporary artists use letterpress printing in their work. Participants will print two-color posters using wood type from our collection. Included: $10 materials fee.

Call 585-244-1730 or use the form below to register. Learn about membership.

July 17th - July 31st, 2021
Members: $100, Nonmembers: $115

Session 1: Saturdays, July 17 - July 31 with Laura Rowley

1 Sat Jul 17 3-5PM Letterpress Studio
2 Sat Jul 24 3-5PM Letterpress Studio
3 Sat Jul 31 3-5PM Letterpress Studio