MAGVA Design + Letterpress

Address:
Ballyclare
Ferbane
IRL
Ireland {Republic}
Phone:
0874171940
Employees:
1
About:
MAGVA Design + Letterpress is a family run letterpress printing studio located in the centre of Ireland. Our surrounding landscapes, nature and our heritage provides the inspiration for our designs. We specialise in crafting wedding invitations and letterpress prints for individuals and small business. We take great pride in that fact that all our works is designed and printed by us at our studio using antique letterpress's that we have restored to full working order
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Interview with Antonella from MAGVA Design + Letterpress
When did you start letterpress printing?: 
After college
What do you like best about letterpress printing?: 
The individuality of each letterpress print
What inspires you?: 
Nature, Heritage past and present
Which press(es), ink & paper do you usually use?: 
Chandler and Price 10 x 15 (circa 1885) Vandercook roller series proof press (circa 1926) Heidelberg Windmill (circa 1969) Van Son rubber based inks Sustainable hand made papers 100% Cotton milled papers
How would you describe your artwork?: 
Rustic and modern
What kind of products do you create?: 
Wedding invitations, stationery, business cards, posters
Do you offer custom work?: 
yes
Where can we buy your products?: 
https://www.magva.com
Do you offer workshops? If yes, what kind of?: 
No
Is there anything you wished you had known as a beginner?: 
There is always a learning curve when it comes to letterpress printing. I am fortunate enough to have established some excellent contacts that provide with much needed advice and guidance. The best advice I can give to anyone starting out is to ink up and learn from the mistakes. Don't be afraid to ask for help - the letterpress community is always willing to pass on their valued knowledge.
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