The Art of Letterpress Workshop
Bowne & Co. Stationers at the South Street Seaport Museum (211 Water St., Manhattan)
Free, RSVP requested
Operational since the 19th century, the Museum’s Letterpress Shop, Bowne & Co. Stationers, boasts an impressive collection that includes several letterpress machines spanning over 200 years. Join master printer Robert Warner for a demonstration and discussion highlighting skills for using the machines, type-setting, and the historical significance of the equipment.