Monthly Archives: June 2011
So far this weekend: I taught some of our volunteers on Saturday about the joy and wonder of handset type. Letterpress is all about controlling chaos, I explained, demonstrating how to keep small pieces of metal from flying into the … Continue reading
Raise your hand if this was your wish. I need to know who was responsible.
Yesterday while walking away from the Hudson along Chambers street, a nice young man came up to me and announced that he’d been given a deformed avocado by a pair of Turks and he thought it was a bad omen, … Continue reading
I almost bought this today, in honor of my brother, who Must Rise Above It, unfortunately. It’s one of Penguin’s Great Ideas series, which all have these fake letterpress covers, which I’m a little mystified by. You can read the … Continue reading