Beaver Press
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You may sign up for Introductory or Advanced workshops via THIS ONLINE FORM.

All workshops will be held in 10-810 (eighth floor of Barker Library):

  • Monday, January 22, 2 PM-5 PM
  • Tuesday, January 23, 10 AM-1 PM
  • Wednesday, January 24, 2 PM-5 PM
  • Thursday, January 25, 2 PM-5 PM

You must be able to attend all three sessions below:

  • Part 1: with Department of Distinctive Collections (DDC): Tuesday, January 23 (14N-132, from 2-5 PM)
  • Part 2: in The Beaver Press (10-810): Tuesday, January 30 (10-810, from 2-5 PM)
  • Part 3: in The Beaver Press (10-810): Thursday, February 1 (10-810, from 2-5 PM)


  • Introductory Workshops. These workshops are designed for individuals who have never used a letterpress. Bring a 150-character text (spaces included) to set and print. Experienced shop assistants will guide you through the process.The workshop lasts approximately three hours.
  • Advanced Workshops. These workshops, limited to six people, are designed for individuals who have completed a Beginner Workshop, or have successfully completed 21H.343 / CC.120. Workshop participants will work in a team to produce a four-page pamphlet. The project will extend over two weeks.