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Typeset Greeting Card Workshop

This class will get back to the roots of the printed word. Student will be introduced to the satisfying practice of hand setting type. Using Kala’s collection of lead type the class will develop 2-4 greeting card compositions to be printed on the Vandercook Cylinder Presses. Each student will go home with a set of greeting cards. This one day class will cover typesetting, locking up type, press operation and registration basics.

Early Bird Discount through July 1 / Member Price $148.50

  • Tuition: $165
  • Location: Kala Printmaking Studio
  • Instructor: Thea Sizemore
  • 1 Classes
  • Saturday, October 19, 2019 — October 19, 2019
  • 10am — 4pm
  • $15 Materials Fee payable to the teacher on the first day of class


About the Instructor:

Thea Sizemore has been a practicing artist for over 20 years focusing primarily on printmaking, bookarts, and illustration. Originally an east coast native, she has studied at the Cleveland Institute of Art and the California College of the Arts (where she received a BFA in printmaking with emphasis on bookarts). Her personal work tends to revolve around mixed media hand-bound book forms. Thea is also the founder and printer of Kavamore Press, a custom letterpress and design studio which has recently relocated to South Berkeley.