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Book Arts & Letterpress Studio

Press + Binding = Book Art

Last updated on Oct 06, 2021

Mon - Wed: 8am - 10pm
Thu: 8am - 1pm [Class runs 2pm - 7pm]
Fri - Sun 8am - 10pm

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

For authorized students only.

Priority in the space is given to students currently enrolled in Bookworks.
Students must contact the Studio Manager for access and Orientation.
Access is granted on a per person or per project basis. Students must have been previously enrolled in a Bookworks or Letterpress class, or demonstrate applicable knowledge.

COVID-19 Policy:

Masks are required in all parts of the studios at all times.

Orientation

Orientations are granted after the Studio Manager has reviewed students’ project proposal.
Contact the Studio Manager to being the process.


meri@cca.edu
415-551-9221
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Meri Brin

Print Studio Manager

About the Book Arts & Letterpress Studio

Founders 103 is a combination Book Arts workspace for creating hand-bound works, and a Letterpress space.

The space specializes in:
Paper
Asahi and Iris Bookcloth
Vanson Rubber-based and Oil-based Letterpress ink

Specializing in These Materials

  • Paper

Tools and Equipment

  • 2 Vandercook SP-15 letterpresses with 14” x 18” sheet size
  • 2 Vandercook SP-15 letterpresses with 14” x 18” sheet size
  • Kutrimmer paper cutter
  • Kutrimmer paper cutter
  • Lasco Corner Rounder with ½” die
  • Lasco Corner Rounder with ½” die
  • Polymer platecutter
  • Polymer platecutter
  • 3 book presses
  • 3 book presses
  • 22” x 28” Signmaster Showcard flatbed press
  • 22” x 28” Signmaster Showcard flatbed press
  • Drying rack
  • Drying rack
  • Chandler & Price paper guillotine
  • Chandler & Price paper guillotine
  • Over a hundred cases of wood and metal type
  • Over a hundred cases of wood and metal type

Resources

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