Reinventing Letterpress by Charlotte Rivers
Letterpress printing is in the throes of a revival, with designers and creatives of all kinds rediscovering the artistic opportunities this most traditional of printing techniques has to offer. The letterpress look taps into the popular handmade aesthetic, and Reinventing Letterpress places this revitalized discipline in a modern context. The book provides a brief history of the practice and an overview of printing methods, and profiles the craft’s most exciting practitioners, showcasing a beautiful collection of contemporary letterpress pieces. This is a must-have book for any letterpress enthusiast.
- Packed full of stunning contemporary examples
- Includes a short history of letterpress along with studio overviews
- All presented in a must-have, tactile package
About the Author
Charlotte Rivers is a freelance writer based in London. She has contributed to a number of magazines, including Cent, Grafik and PRINT (New York). She has also authored a number of books for RotoVision including The Complete Guide to Designing Handmade Type and I Love Stationary.