DUKE VINTAGE PRINT SHOPPE

Address:
Concord Ohio
OH
United States
Phone:
440-669-2384
Website:
Employees:
1
About:
Duke Vintage Print Shoppe is located in the Train Station Building at Century Village Museum in Burton, Ohio. Equipment includes 320g Vandercook proof press, Golden Pearl11 with treadle, 5 1/2 x 7 Sigwalt Ideal, 1889 Allen Gem 19" lever cutter, much wood type and other vintage letterpress equipment.
Golden Pearl 11 and Vandercook 320g
Golden Pearl 11 and Vandercook 320g
Allen Gem 1889 Cutter
Allen Gem 1889 Cutter
Wood type and Sigwalt Ideal
Wood type and Sigwalt Ideal
Interview with Blake from DUKE VINTAGE PRINT SHOPPE
When did you start letterpress printing?: 
1955
What do you like best about letterpress printing?: 
Creating something that's never been done before.
What inspires you?: 
I have ink in my blood and always like working myself to service customers.
Which press(es), ink & paper do you usually use?: 
Vandercook 320g - C&P - Sigwalt Ideal 4 - Golden Pearl 11 - Severaltable top proof press and kids presses. Any paper or ink needed.
How would you describe your artwork?: 
Mainly Posters
What kind of products do you create?: 
Mainly posters
Do you offer custom work?: 
no
Do you offer workshops? If yes, what kind of?: 
I will in the future.
Is there anything you wished you had known as a beginner?: 
I have done this over fifty years, I wouldn't know where to start. Still learning.
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