Letterpress Paper

Skill Session: Specifying paper for letterpress

Techniques , Letterpress Paper
by riseandshine
Skill Session: Specifying paper for letterpress.

How to choose paper for letterpress printing

You have probably seen beautiful prints on soft, textured paper that sings when combined with a signature letterpress bite. In this skill session, we'll shed some light on how to explore the world of paper for yourself, and to communicate clearly with your printer so you receive the results you desire. We'll talk about all the different weights, calipers and finishes, and what it all means in relation to your project. And we will give you plenty of resources to learn more.

Start exploring papers with mill swatch books

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