The Alphabet Press

29, Jalan Riong
Kuala Lumpur
The Alphabet Press is an artisan letterpress printmaker. We’re leading a revival project, and have a mission to spread the love of letterpress printing in Malaysia. We are creative professionals inspire with a passion for letterpress printing. We love the tactile feeling of letterpress that brings ideas to life, that something can't provide in digital age.
Interview with Zeejay from The Alphabet Press
When did you start letterpress printing?: 
What do you like best about letterpress printing?: 
The tactitle quality of the print.
What inspires you?: 
Our inspiration comes from many sources, mainly Malaysia's culture, places and languages.
Which press(es), ink & paper do you usually use?: 
We have 3 x Heidelberg Platens, 1 x Chandler & Price. We use rubber base ink from Vanson. For paper, we use 100% cotton paper and beer mat.
How would you describe your artwork?: 
Inspired by Malaysia's culture and local content.
What kind of products do you create?: 
Business cards, wedding invitations, coasters, greeting cards, postcards and small packaging.
Do you offer custom work?: 
Where can we buy your products?:
Do you offer workshops? If yes, what kind of?: 
Not at the moment.
Is there anything you wished you had known as a beginner?: 
Perfect registration using the lay gauge.
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