8 June 2016 5.30pm — 29 June 2016 6.30pm
Schola Musicae, Old Bodleian Library (Map)
Alexandra Franklin; email@example.com
Learn to compose type and create your own work in letterpress. Print a small piece of text or collaborate on a booklet. During this 4 week course you will learn hand composition of metal type and will use the Bodleian's historic presses to design and create a hand-printed item. The course covers the use of equipment and health and safety in the workshop.
The course takes place across four weeks, note the times of sessions:
8 & 15 June, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
22 & 29 June, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
The class will meet in in the printing workshop, Schola Musicae, Old Bodleian Library. The room is accessible via a ground-floor entrance. Please report to the Bodleian Library Great Gate, accessed from Catte Street, upon arrival.
See information about the Bodleian hand-press workshop
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about the course or about access.
Tickets cost £120 and £100 for concessions. Tickets are available via the University of Oxford online store. Fees cover all materials.Courses