How to Make Letterpress Type in Your Basement

Description

I’ll walk you through the exciting process of cutting brass and shooting lead—not with a .45, but with obsolete printing technology! I’ll be walking through my work in helping to create a new metal typeface for the Cree first nation in Canada.

Christopher Chen

Affiliation CC Stern Type Foundry
Website http://ccsterntype.org/
Biography

I’m a software geek, hardware hacker, locomotive mechanic and letterpress printer.