Magma Press

Magma, Creative Letterpress Studio. At Magma, we are designers and Letterpress printers at the same time. Due to our knowledge of the printing press, paper, ink and design we are able to make smart and unique designs that are great for Letter Press. Our enthusiasm for Letterpress, combined with our expertise and passion for design, typography and illustration allows us to work on any project, large or small, with heart and soul. We mix 16th century craftsmanship with modern technology, this way we are able to create work that makes a big impression!
Magma 2012 Business Card
Magma 2012 Business Card
Illustrative lettering & Letterpress
Illustrative lettering & Letterpress
Illustrative lettering & Letterpress
Illustrative lettering & Letterpress
Magma Pattern Letterpress Cards
Magma Pattern Letterpress Cards
Interview with Andre from Magma Press
When did you start letterpress printing?: 
What do you like best about letterpress printing?: 
Dirty hands, oiling and inking machines, feeling papers, working hard on something perfect.
What inspires you?: 
People who make things with their hands. I love it when someone lives for his profession, when a person eats, sleeps and breathes what he does.
Which press(es), ink & paper do you usually use?: 
A Heidelberg windmill, a handfed platen press and a small Cilinder press.
How would you describe your artwork?: 
Modern letterpress work with a touch of hand labored effort.
What kind of products do you create?: 
Cards, invitations, posters, covers, packaging,
Do you offer custom work?: 
Where can we buy your products?:
Is there anything you wished you had known as a beginner?: 
Pfff, a whole lot I guess...
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