Welcome to the Lazy Dog Press.
We're a unique letterpress studio offering bespoke printing, bookbinding and workshops as well as a great range of handmade products.
Our mission is to keep letterpress alive using traditional skills in a contemporary way.
Starts 14 September 2020
Books, Paper & Print Evening Course
This practical course comprises six, three-hour evening workshops at the Jubilee Stores artist studios. The course is led by local artist Kae Carlstedt-Duke who runs The Lazy Dog Press. Kae is an experienced bookbinder and letterpress printer with an interest in artist books. She is known for her inspirational and enthusiastic workshops.
The workshops will introduce you to range of paper based skills and one of the workshops will be led by a guest tutor; a talented fine artist who combines found paper objects and embroidery to create extraordinary pieces of work.
Week 1 - Bookbinding
Week 2 - Papermaking
Week 3 - Guest tutor - Stitching Stories
Week 4 - Marbling
Week 5 - Book structures
Week 5 - Letterpress printing
The skills acquired on this course can be then progressed individually, or be combined, to develop your own visual projects. These techniques also provide a good introduction for The Artist Book course at Jubilee Stores in 2021.
THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL. THANK YOU FOR EVERYONE WHO HAS BOOKED, I AM OVERWHELMED BY THE RESPONSE AND WILL BE RUNNING THIS COURSE AGAIN. PLEASE EMAIL IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE INFORMED OF THE DATE.