Students of the Graduate Writing Program participated in a fun letterpress workshop in the Otis Lab Press. Chair Paul Vangelisti and faculty member Guy Bennett welcomed instructors Kathleen Burch and John McBride from the San Francisco Center for the [more]

Guillotine Demo Video

Check out Guillotine Demo on Otis Labpress Youtube channel. Guillotine Demo [more]

Evening College Typography Class

Lorna Turner's evening typography class has had a wonderful and productive semester. Check out these photos of the students hard at work, taken by Rachael Anderson. For more pictures, check out Rachael's Picasa album. [more]

Vandercook Print Bundle

The Vandercook prints have arrived! This summer, Mike Pargas designed and Jamie Russom printed a themed print to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Vandercook proof presses. See our post from September 16 for more on their process. In exchange for [more]

USC Class Visit

This past Friday, a group of graduate students from USC visited the lab for a presentation by Barbara Maloutas on her linked book arts and poetry practices, and an introduction to letterpress printing by Linda Dare. This class, led by Amaranth Borsuk [more]

Manipulating the page

Students in Rebecca Chamlee's Book Structures class play with folding and altering books. [more]