home for the holidays | offthebeatenpress.com

I spent a lot of time in Northern Virginia this holiday season. My office now has another location in Arlington which allowed me to stay with my boyfriend and our families and continue to work. There was plenty of driving still around the entire area, from Alexandria to Ashburn and Manassas back to Richmond. Here

December activities | offthebeatenpress.com

The holiday’s get crazy busy for me and the month of December is always an exciting time. Already this month I have traveled to Mexico and finished teaching my last letterpress class of the year. Here are a collection of pictures from other events I had (most of which kept me from diving heavy into

Student Work 2015 | offthebeatenpress.com

I just wrapped up my last class for the year yesterday. A lot of the classes that I wanted to teach this fall didn’t get enough enrollment, but the ones I had in the summer and winter went very well. I had repeats and newbies and plenty of interesting projects. The end of this year brought

travel: xcaret mexico | offthebeatenpress.com

We went to mexico! My boyfriend’s present to me was a surprise trip to Mexico with his roomates. It was so much fun. I have visited the country before on a mission trip, but never been to a coastal beach. We left the freezing cold December weather for some sun. Crazy story, my friend Melissa