Ladies of Letterpress

Ladies of Letterpress

Ladies of Letterpress is an organization that champions the craft, and in particular seeks to showcase and promote the work of women printers.

Author: Jessica C. White

Publisher:

ISBN: 1782402292

Category: Letterpress printing

Page: 192

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The revival of traditional printing methods has been afoot for the last decade, and the tactile charm of letterpress has ensured that its popularity is on the rise. Ladies of Letterpress is an organization that champions the craft, and in particular seeks to showcase and promote the work of women printers. A gallery of art by its members, the work in Ladies of Letterpress ranges from greetings cards to broadsides and posters, and is offered in a cornucopia of type and illustration styles. What comes through clearly, though, is the quality of the work: every one of these pieces is worthy of display on your wall, and with 80 detachable pages, you can create an instant and beautiful gallery of your own.
Categories: Letterpress printing

Mastering Type

Mastering Type

56 Title: 2011 Ladies of Letterpress conference logo DESIGN FIRM: Komprehensive Design DESIGNER: Jeanne Komp FONTS USED: Balduina Real OT, Futura Medium Condensed CLIENT: Ladies of Letterpress Fig. 57 Title: Thanks mailer DESIGN.

Author: Denise Bosler

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781440313714

Category: Design

Page: 240

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Good Design, Down to the Letter Packages on store shelves, posters on building walls, pages of a website—all contain information that needs to be communicated. And at the heart of that communication is type: visually interesting, interactive, expressive and captivating. Each letter must come alive; therefore, each letter must be carefully crafted or chosen. A solid foundation in typography, as well as an understanding of its nuances, will help you optimize your visual communication—in whatever form it takes. By breaking down the study of type into a systematic progression of relationships—letter, word, sentence, paragraph, page and screen—award-winning graphic designer and professor of communication design Denise Bosler provides a unique and illuminating perspective on typography for both print and digital media and for designers of all skill levels. Through instruction, interviews and real-world inspiration, Mastering Type explores the power of each typographic element--both as it stands alone and as it works with other elements--to create successful design, to strengthen your skill set and to inspire your next project.
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Maria Cosway Thomas Jefferson s Femme Fatale or Failed Miniaturist Artist

Maria Cosway  Thomas Jefferson s Femme Fatale or Failed Miniaturist Artist

THREE LADIES OF THE RUSHOUT FAMILY. ... By R. Cosway, R.A. In the Letterpress T11E DINING-ROOM AT DAME INGLESI, LODI . ... A LADY. Unknown. Owner, Miss Grace Butler CoswAY's Usual SIGNATUREs on MINIATURES. In the Letterpress A LADY.

Author: Monticello West

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781312955219

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 348

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Maria Cosway, Italian born artist who captured the heart of American Minister to France, Thomas Jefferson in 1786 while he was abroad. Mrs. Cosway was a well known miniaturist painter married to Richard Cosway (also a famous miniaturist). This Modern Lulu First Edition is an artists catalog of both the works of Maria Cosway and her foppish husband Richard. To understand Thomas Jefferson you only have to read his 'Head & Heart' letter he wrote to Mrs. Cosway and the picture (in miniature of course) comes clear.
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A good day Good morning Good afternoon Good night

A good day  Good morning  Good afternoon  Good night

I should like to tell you that I am delighted with all the Patterns I have had from A LADY you , they are so ... Underclothing , & c . , for Ladies and Children ; about 40 pages of Letterpress ; plain instructions for cutting out and ...

Author: Catharine Shaw

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ISBN: OXFORD:590903153

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Atalanta

Atalanta

WELDON'S LADIES ' JOURNAL OLTO Y CONTAINS EVERY MONTH A Choice Coloured Plate of 6 figures , a Cut - out Paper Pattern ... Dolmans , Underclothing , & c . , for Ladies and Children ; about 40 pages Letterpress ; plain Instructions for ...

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ISBN: PRNC:32101064462060

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Ladies of Letterpress

Ladies of Letterpress

The Ladies of Letterpress features the best work of the members of Ladies of Letterpress, an international organization that champions the work of women printers.

Author: Kseniya Thomas

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press

ISBN: 1616892730

Category: Design

Page: 192

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Who can resist the tactile charm of letterpress? Not many, judging by its ever-rising popularity among artists and designers working with old-school printing methods. The Ladies of Letterpress features the best work of the members of Ladies of Letterpress, an international organization that champions the work of women printers. Valuable as a handy resource, it includes a wide range of pieces, from greeting cards to broadsides and posters, printed in a variety of type and illustration styles. Each piece is accompanied by details of paper, inks, and press used in its printing, and a profile of its printer. Whether you're drawn to elegant greeting cards, humorous note cards, or calendars and posters, you're sure to find inspiration in this volume. And when you do, there are eighty detachable pages just begging to be pinned up.
Categories: Design

Sweet Home

Sweet Home

I have had trom A LADY you , they are so perfectly accurate and beautifully proportionod . ... Jackets , Dolmans , Underclothing , & c . , for Ladies and Children ; about 40 pages of Letterpress ; plain instructions for cutting out and ...

Author: Grace Stebbing

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:590939247

Category: Children

Page: 90

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Playfellows Puss at play Dolls at play Play by the sea

Playfellows  Puss at play  Dolls at play  Play by the sea

I should like to tell you that I am delighted with all the Patterns I havo had from A LADY you , they are so ... 28 pages of Letterpress , about 60 Illustrations of Fashions for Ladies and Children , with plain instructions how to cut ...

Author: Catharine Shaw

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ISBN: OXFORD:590903172

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The London and Paris ladies magazine of fashion ed by mrs Edward Thomas

The London and Paris ladies  magazine of fashion  ed  by mrs  Edward Thomas

Its descriptions are of real practical value to Ladies . It gives the quantities of material required for each costume . Its leading article on Fashion is always accurate and reliable . Its letterpress pages are not full of puffs and ...

Author: Jane Thomas (née Pinhorn)

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ISBN: OXFORD:555043823

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Ladies of Letterpress

Ladies of Letterpress

"The theme of this collection is "miniature broadsides," and the results collected from an international group of Ladies of Letterpress members present a delightful showcase of the possibilities of letterpress and the creativity of printers ...

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ISBN: OCLC:944185391

Category: Letterpress printing

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"The theme of this collection is "miniature broadsides," and the results collected from an international group of Ladies of Letterpress members present a delightful showcase of the possibilities of letterpress and the creativity of printers. From poems to prose to beautiful illustrations, these small works of art are each collectible gems. Organized by Camille Robin of Fish Lake Press, this swap is another way the Ladies of letterpress community expresses itself, shares its work, and keeps in touch. We hope you enjoy it as much as we enjoyed making it." Kseniya Thomas, Director, Ladies of Letterpress"--enclosed participants list.
Categories: Letterpress printing