COTTON-PAPER

Address:
Amsterdam
Netherlands
Phone:
Employees:
1
About:
Cotton-paper is a small design and letterpress studio in Amsterdam. As an illustrator/graphic designer I did a lot of digital flat designs. Now I can print with the highest standerds myself. Letterpress is a real craftmanship and it takes time but it gives the best feeling to make yourself and the people happy with fine personal letterpress printed goods!
Studio
Studio
Card
Card
My press
My press
Bussinescard
Bussinescard
Interview with Elsemarie from COTTON-PAPER
When did you start letterpress printing?: 
June/July 2012
What do you like best about letterpress printing?: 
The craftmanship, working with your hands, mixing computerdesigns with the old letterpress technique, the quality of the materials and starting from scratch..
What inspires you?: 
Great original graphic design,quality made things and daily life.
Which press(es), ink & paper do you usually use?: 
I have an old 'Diamant' press and I use Colorplan paper the most now. My businesscards I pressed on Romerturm paper and I want to do a lot more with different types of paper in the near future.
How would you describe your artwork?: 
I like to illustrate. Mixing good type with drawings.
What kind of products do you create?: 
Birth announcements. Wedding invites. Businesscards. Menu's. Art prints.
Do you offer custom work?: 
yes
Where can we buy your products?: 
www.cotton-paper.nl
Do you offer workshops? If yes, what kind of?: 
No but maybe later. Who knows!
Is there anything you wished you had known as a beginner?: 
Never loose your patience. It never goes right the first few times. I'm still learning everyday..
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