Tabletop Platen Press


Learn to print on Tabletop Platen Press! Far smaller than a cylinder press, these clamshell-style presses are great for printing cards or small invitations. Unlike cylinder presses, they are capable of printing on oddly shaped papers as well as those of unusual thickness, such as coasters.

This two day workshop will fun from 9:30am to 5:30pm on Saturday and Sunday. Topics covered include typesetting, locking up the chase, handling registration, and printing edition work. Completion of this workshop qualifies you to rent Tabletop Presses at San Francisco Center for the Book.

The cost of this two day workshop is $350. Click here for more information and registration.