Letterpress Resources


As there is an in surmountable wealth of information online for letterpress this resource will be getting the best of what is out there together in one spot. The links provided below will lead you on a long journey of letterpress so be sure to take breaks.

Briar Press– A truly great letterpress website with an enormous wealth of information on letterpress machines, a press name directory, ornament gallery, online museum, equipment classifieds. A must visit! http://www.briarpress.org

LETPRESS – Have a question or looking for information on a particular question the guys using this service will have the answer. Just don’t sing up with your primary email address as it will get filled quickly. https://listserv.unb.ca/cgi-bin/wa?SUBED1=letpress&A=1

Fiveroses – Information not found in my list can be found on this site. The links at the bottom are particularly helpful. http://fiveroses.org/intro.htm

A handy guide on how to use the LETPRESS service. http://fiveroses.org/letpresslist.htm

NAgraphics – One of the best places to find letterpress supplies or replacement parts. http://www.nagraph.com

Boxcar Press – If you are looking for someone to make you a photopolymer plate or a supplier of photopolymer plates Boxcar is the place to turn. http://www.boxcarpress.com

Letterpress Alive in U.K.! – If you are on the other side of the pond this website has some links of interest for you. http://www.letterpressalive.co.uk

Greendolphinpress – A nice FAQ with tons of great beginner question and answers if you are just getting started in letterpress and really good information for just about anyone interested in letterpress. http://www.greendolphinpress.com/letterpress-faq.html

Vandercook Press – If you are looking for information on Vandercook Presses this is the place for that. Be sure to check out the Model Index for a cool timeline of all the machines they built over the years. http://www.vandercookpress.info