printing press

In the study of Book, we’ve had a lot of room to explore the process of printing and the printing press itself. Before the Thanksgiving break, each student was assigned a letter – upper or lower case – to design for a one-of-a-kind Brightworks font! The results were pretty unique!

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The Green Band has been digitally tracing each letter so that our laser printer can make cutouts out of wood material to ink onto paper.

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The Orange Band has been taking a look at several different kinds of printing presses and took a trip to the Aesthetic Union, a printmaking studio just around the corner from the school.

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The Red Band visited Charles Chocolates to see another kind of print making – with chocolate!

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