A famous graphic designer, Saul Bass, once said, “I want to make beautiful things even if nobody cares.” Bass has created some amazing work in his time, from movie posters to logos. Even if you know nothing of design, I guarantee you have seen something, probably in the past twenty four hours, that was created

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A good friend I met through letterpress here in Richmond bought me tickets to see The Head and the Heart for my birthday. The show was amazing. It was outdoors on a beautiful Friday night, in the middle of the city. A train passed by towards the end of the show on nearby tracks blaring


“& taking the hand of the child, he said to her, ‘Talitha koum’, which translates as, ‘Little girl, I say to you, get up.’” Mark 5:41 My good friend, Laura Morgan, and her family, were in a car accident in December of 2012. Though they have insurance, there were many extraneous expenses that still have


Some super simple prints I made last week…Grey Ink on Butter Yellow Linen Paper…Wood Type. I am selling these together on Etsy.  Not 100% Satisfied with them so I am working on another “It Is Well With My Soul” print…Will be mailing out to get a plate made of the image below & hopefully will


Color type two, finally!  Mixing red and silver ink together, I have this metallic purple ink on cream paper Wine Type Letterpress Print to offer! Check it out on etsy!


Well, it is finally done! After some misspelling troubles & loss of paper, I finished this print! Also I am crazy sore because of it! I did over 300 different pieces on the Platen Press last night and it is all manual so I have to pump my leg up and down to use it!