Snap + Tumble is a letterpress line of small stationery goods hand-printed by Tanya Roberts in her home-studio in Toronto, Canada.

Pixels and Print: LEGO Letterpress Workshop for Kids

Dates:Contact to arrange a date!
Time:2 hrs (10:00am-12:00pm)
Studio Limit:2 participants (ages 8-12 and must be accompanied by an adult)
Cost:$60 + HST per participant

Traditional printmaking meets modern play. A fun workshop for kids that introduces the basics of letterpress printing and features the iconic LEGO brick toys. We will be using the tiles to create, design and make impressions onto cardstock with ink and a small proof press.

For kids ages 8-12 and must be accompanied by one adult. Studio limit is 2 children per workshop.

Instructions and materials will be provided but participants are welcome to bring in their own cardstock (8 x 10 inches) to print with, time permitting.

  • All tools, instructions and materials provided
  • Create your own design or choose from pre-designed patterns
  • Print on a vintage tabletop mini proofing press with one or two colours

No previous experience required as this workshop is a great introduction to letterpress printing.

Location

Scarborough, Ontario just off the 401. If you're taking the TTC, it's a short walk from Scarborough Centre station.

Payment

Payment can be made by Paypal or Interac Direct Email Transfer.

To Register

Please email me: snapandtumbleletterpress[at]gmail[dot]com

UPDATE DECEMBER 31, 2011:

Snap + Tumble will be on hiatus for the time being.

Workshops will be on hold during this period as we get to know the new addition to our family!

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