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Homework Letterpress Cards

Homework Letterpress is an Edmonton-based letterpress print studio led by Daria Hirny. These cards are printed on 100% cotton paper that is the perfect weight for writing special messages. The cards feature cute yet stylish illustrations designed by Daria. Pick one of your favourite today, or collect them all!

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New Vendor: LUCKY HORSE

We’re super excited to be carrying these quirky, super pigmented and poppy cards by New York letterpress studio, Lucky Horse! Drop by and browse our curated selection of cards by Lucky Horse – each card is blank inside and retails for $7 per piece.

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New Letterpress’d Cards from Backyard Press!

We’re so excited to be stocking a lovely assortment of cards from a new letterpress card vendor Backyard Letterpress + Paper Co. Shauna Buck is a local maker hailing from the greater Toronto area, focussing on creating cute, quality, engaging letterpress’d paper goods. Stop by and pick-up one of her gorgeous cards from our Kensington shop!

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Hubbub Paper Co. is in The Kensington Shop!

Snazzy new cards are now in the Kensington shop thanks to Hubbub Paper Co.! We are the first to carry these adorable letterpressed cards & we are too excited!

The guys at Hubbub are local makers from Dundas, Ontario which is one of the many reasons why they are so awesome. (We love local Canadian makers!)

Stop by and check out the cuteness in person! All Hubbub cards are priced at $6 each, with card sets priced at $25 per piece.

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Letterpressed Card Sets – Stay in Touch in 2016!

This year, lets resolve to keep in touch.

Important people in your life will feel very loved receiving any of these letter-pressed cards by EggPress, Darling Clementine, & Masako Kubo.

Each pictured card set comes with individual cards & envelopes that are blank inside, ready for your personalized messages!

Looking for a special way to say thanks for all your holiday well wishes? Look no further!

If you are in need of some fancy utensils to get going, check out our Delfonics pen & pencil selection!

All products pictured are available for purchase at our Kensington location, select items available at our Parkdale Outpost.

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EggPress set of 6 – $20

Darling Clementine set of 10 – $25

Masako Kubo set of 10 – $25

Delfonics pencils & pens – $14 each

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Everlovin’ Press – New Stuff!

We have great letterpressed goods from Kingston Ontario based Everlovin’ Press.

ELP_Xmas_set_smChristmas Card Set of 4 letterpress greeting cards w/ envelopes. $18 each. Design by Tom Froese

ELP_prints_sm‘Foodstuffs’ letterpress print, part of the ‘Canadianist’ series. $20 each. Design by Tom Froese
‘Fashion’ letterpress print, part of the ‘Canadianist’ series. $20 each. Design by Katy Dockrill

framedWe have a few ‘Greetings from Canada’ letterpress postcard sets left at our Kensington location. $40 for a set of 10 different postcards. Each postcard is designed by a different Canadian artist.

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Everlovin’ Press – Greetings From Canada postcards

Our home and native land may have just turned 148 years young, but why not keep the celebration alive with some visually pleasing and patriotic postcards? Kingston, Ontario’s Everlovin’ Press brought together 10 Canadian illustrators and designers from coast to coast to create these Greetings From Canada postcards. This first volume features the work of Vancouver’s Riley CranRory O’Sullivan, and Tom FroeseGenevieve Simms and Studio Tipi of Edmonton, AB; Toronto’s DoublenautJacqui Oakley, and Kate O’ConnorBenjamin Nelson of Kingston, ON; and Yo Rodeo studio from Halifax, N.S. They may have sold out online, but we’ve got them in stock at our Kensington location, eh? (Sorry about that one).

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Set of 10 4″ x 6″, 2 colour letterpress print on cotton board. Designed by various artists. $40, at our Kensington location.package_back

On display at our Kensington location.

Give these beauties a gander: a grizzly bear guzzling gold (erm, maple syrup), the Canadian tuxedo, a modified hamburger CN Tower…

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Let’s Talk Print Books!

We’ve got a bunch of printmaking how-to books at our Kensington location that we’re super excited about!  Screen printing, relief, letterpress… and more! Pick up a new hobby or add to your existing print knowledge this spring with one of our many books about print making. Let us help you expand your library!

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For someone starting out printing or for anyone looking to beef up their overall print knowledge, The Printmaking Bible is the book for you! ($66)

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A brief history of screen printing and some techniques for beginners or those looking to perfect their practice, Little Book of Screen Printing might be the one! ($30)

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Featuring over 200 examples of wide ranging letter pressed works, Adventures in Letterpress will be a fun read for letter press lovers! ($30)

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Everything you need to know about printing your own beautiful fabrics with printing techniques including digital printing, screen printing, stenciling, block printing, and resist dyeing, Mastering the Art of Fabric Printing and Design is too cool to pass up! ($35)

Our newest edition to our collection of print making book, Ladies of Letter Press features the best work of the members of Ladies of Letterpress, an international organization that champions the work of women printers. ($54)

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Greetings from Canada!

East meets West; Ontario based Everlovin’ Press and B.C’s Tom Froese have collaborated on a first-of-its-kind project to showcase Canada’s creative talent and elevate the art of letterpress!

The finished product is a beautiful collection of 10 limited edition letterpressed postcards, which is available now in our storefront, priced at $40.

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Each Postcard is designed by a Canadian artist, illustrator or designer, reppin’ Toronto we have ‘Doublenaut‘ and ‘Jacqui Oakley‘.

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Check out this video about the project –

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New Shop Arrivals: Sideshow Press

We are now stocking South Carolina based Sideshow Press!

Wood veneer book pates, postcards, decorative tape and canvas canoe pencil cases, great additions to any work station.

Pack of 5 wood veneer gift tags $8.00
Letterpress wood veneer labels – pack of 20 $18.00
Red canvas canoe pencil case $26.00
Letterpress wood veneer post cards $5.25
Wood veneer tape – 1″ x 15′ $18.00
Arrow masking tape – 0.5″ x 15′ $12.00

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