Ladies of Letterpress Conference: Type on the Cob Recap

Type PatternsA few weekends ago I spent my Saturday at Printer’s Hall in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa for the 2013 Ladies of Letterpress Conference (aka Type on the Cob). I’ve been down to Printer’s Hall close to a dozen times and I always get excited when I head down there. It’s full of inky, printer goodness, along with familiar faces I usually only see once or twice year.

This was the first time for the Ladies of Letterpress Conference to be held in Iowa (which was great for me). I signed up for workshops in type cutting and commercial printing on a platen press.  Continue reading