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GRAPH-1030: GD Elective

Course Description

This course will introduce students to the basics of letterpress printing. Students will learn the fundamentals of typesetting and press lock-up, printing, ink mixing, color registration, and the basics of press mechanics. Students will have the opportunity to work on individual projects as well as collaborate on projects with other students. The content of this course will be especially of interest to students of the Graphic Design and Printmaking Programs. This course fulfills an open studio elective.

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Academic Level:

Undergraduate

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Spring 2023

Section Name Meeting Info
GRAPH-1030-2: GD Elective: Intro to Letterpress
Emily McVarish
  • Fri 9:00AM-03:00PM, San Francisco Center for the Book (375 Rhode Island St)

Spring 2022

Section Name Meeting Info
GRAPH-1030-1: Intro to Letterpress
Emily McVarish
  • Wed 9:00AM-03:00PM, Oakland - Founders - 103: Letterpress

Spring 2020

Section Name Meeting Info
GRAPH-1030-2: Intro to Letterpress
Emily McVarish
  • Fri 9:00AM-03:00PM, Oakland - Founders - 103: Letterpress

Spring 2019

Section Name Meeting Info
GRAPH-103-01: Intro to Letterpress
Erin Fong, Taylor Reid
  • Fri 9:00AM-03:00PM, Founders - 103: Letterpress