Skyline Type Foundry's Sky Shipley is on a Mission to Keep Letterpress Alive

Skyline Type Foundry's Sky Shipley is on a Mission to Keep Letterpress Alive

Letterpress — imprinting paper with freshly inked letters, words, and symbols — was abandoned decades ago by publishers and newspapers in favor of modern technology, but a small community of typecasters and printers, including Sky Shipley, are fighting for its survival.

See also: - Letterpress Is All the Rage -- and Part of Its History Is Being Preserved in Arizona


Letterpress — imprinting paper with freshly inked letters, words, and symbols — was abandoned decades ago by publishers and newspapers in favor of modern technology, but a small community of typecasters and printers, including Sky Shipley, are fighting for its survival.

See also: - Letterpress Is All the Rage -- and Part of Its History Is Being Preserved in Arizona
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