All day Saturday was spent in the letterpress studio, printing wedding invitations and baby announcements. It's been months since I've printed anything so it felt nice to get reacquainted with that huge, antique machinery. It can be a messy, tiring, and sometimes frustrating job. But there is something really satisfying about the process of sketching, designing, refining and then actually getting to produce/print the piece myself. Plus, almost nothing beats the end result of letterpress. I love it.
For kicks, here's a little video of the press in use: