Lab Press + Typography 1


Last night Continuing Education Typography 1 students came into the lab press with their instructor, set some type, and did some amazing whirlwind printing. The night was crazy (in a good way) busy and we accomplished a lot. Pretty impressive printing especially considering this was their first time. Everyone was excited. They all signed their prints and did a print exchange. Check out their work! [more]

Artist Opportunity


The Kalamazoo Book Arts Center is sponsoring a $250 Book Arts Prize at the West Michigan Area Show at the Kalamazoo Institute of Art. Entry Deadline: Monday, March 16, 2015 at 8 am (postmarked March 12)Submit your entry online, or download and print your entry form -- both are available on the 2015 WMAS Artist Information page at A list of awards and information about our juror, Hamza Walker, can also be found on the exhibition page. Artists 18 years or older residing in one of 14 [more]

Happy Holidays from Lab Press!

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We want to wish all of you a happy and safe holiday.     Designed and printed by Janet Kupchick. [more]

Happy Thanksgiving and Open Lab Hours

Yay, Thanksgiving break is this week. Hopefully all of you will get a chance to exhale, sleep, spend time with family/ friends, and enjoy great food. All of us in the Lab Press will be trying to do the same. However, we know that even though it's a [more]

Faculty getting busy in the Lab Press


Faculty members, Rebecca Chamlee and Kali Nikitas were busy printing posters in the Lab Press. They seemed to have fun and the posters look wonderful...despite a little spelling hiccup. :)   [more]

Halloween Workshop

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Last week the Lab Press hosted a Halloween Workshop. Janet had a great time teaching the students how to print and the card they created is "boo-tiful!" Happy Halloween. [more]