The Prankster Press is outfitted to provide letterpress printing services, bookbinding services, fine art printmaking services, press rental to experienced printers, and private classes. Take a look at my portfolio if you need some ideas to inspire your next project! If you’re new to printing and bookbinding processes, I'm happy to help guide you through it, just let me know what you’ve got in mind and we’ll start from there. Please submit any questions or inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or through the form on the contact page.
Letterpress printing is a technique of relief printing using a printing press, a process by which many copies of the same print are made by repeated direct impression of an inked, raised surface against sheets of paper. Letterpress printing is good for business cards, wedding invitations, specialty packaging - anything that you want to print
Have a woodblock, lino block, or etching you need to print? You can rent time on the Conrad Combination press by appointment for $20/hour. Press rental includes oil based relief inks, solvents for cleaning, newsprint, brayers, ink knives, paper towel, and consultation if any issues arise throughout your printing process.
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If you're looking for a new journal, sketchbook, gift, or looking to have some specialty books created for your organization, employees' holiday gift, wedding guestbook, etc, I would love to work with you to make your handbound book dreams come true. There are also a number of handbound books available for purchase on the shop page!
The Prankster Press can print a variety of custom prints and posters for you. Whether you're looking for relief prints, etchings, collographs, monoprints, or some kind of combination of these printing techniques, I've got you covered. You can also check out my portfolio for ideas, or the shop page for prints already available for purchase.
Need something printed, but feeling like these prices are out of your price range? For special projects, we are more than happy to barter, trade, or take assistance in the studio as payment! Discounts are available for some local non-profit organizations and employees. Let us know what your project and budget are and we’re happy to try to find a way to help you make it happen!