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Book Arts & Letterpress Studio

Press + Binding = Book Art

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Book Arts & Letterpress Studio
Founders Hall Rm. 103
Oakland Campus

CCA Shops and Studios remain closed and inaccessible for project work until further notice.

Please contact the shops@cca.edu with any concerns.


shops@cca.edu

About the Book Arts & Letterpress Studio

CCA Shops and Studios remain closed and inaccessible for project work until further notice.

Please contact the shops@cca.edu with any concerns.

Specializing in These Materials

  • Ink
  • Paint
  • Paper

Tools and Equipment

  • American French tool-etching press (a gift from our benefactor, Yozo Hamaguchi)
  • 3 additional etching presses: 2 Brand presses and 1 Ettan press
  • 3 lithography presses, including a new Takach press
  • 100+ lithography stones (small, medium, large)
  • Acid room
  • 2 sign presses
  • Large-screen exposing table
  • Screen wash-out area
  • Screen-coating facility
  • Hollander beater
  • Hydro-pulper
  • Numerous molds for various handmade paper sheet sizes
  • Couching screens for drying handmade paper
  • 2 Vandercook letterpresses
  • Photopolymer platemaker
  • Several hundred cases of wood and metal type
  • Bookbinding equipment

Resources

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Print Studios Closed Until Further Notice

April 7, 2020, 11:13 AM by Kate Goyette

In response to statewide shelter in place order through May 3, CCA has suspended all in-person instruction for the rest of the spring term. As such the Print Studios will be CLOSED until further notice.

Please refer to the CCA ...


UPDATED COVID-19 CAMPUS CLOSURE INFO

March 16, 2020, 12:29 PM by Kate Goyette

Due to the county-wide shelter in place order, the CCA campus, shops, and studios will be closed to all students, faculty, and staff after 5pm on Monday, 3/16/2020 until further notice.

If you are unable to retrieve personal belongings, ...


2020 Spring Break Print Studio Hours

March 10, 2020, 10:52 AM by Kate Goyette

For Spring Break 2020 the Print Studios will be CLOSED to all on Saturday, March 21 and Sunday, March 22.

From Monday, March 23 - Friday, March 27 the Print Studios will be open BY APPOINTMENT ONLY between the ...