Letterpress course in London, starts January
- Calling all would-be letterpress printers!
An Introduction to Letterpress evening class is due to begin in
January 2005 at the London College of Communication, Elephant &
Castle, London, and will run on Tuesday evenings from 6 to 8.30pm for
Why am I advertising here? Well I have wanted to have a go at
letterpress for a few years now but the course has never run due to
lack of interest. This is worrying for the future of the course as the
college has recently changed its name and is certainly shifting it
priorities - we used to be the famous London College of Printing. I
hope you agree that the survival of this course is important and
should help to sustain knowledge and understanding of the art of
printing among enthusiastic amateurs.
If you are interested in applying for a place on the course please
call Raymond Weekes on (+44) 020 7514 6650. The fess are £80 plus a
I would appreciate it if you could forward this message to any lists
or individuals that may be interested.
(Systems Librarian based at London College of Communication)