Six-week letterpress course

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Six-week letterpress course

  28 April – 9 June 2020   

   5.30 – 8pm   


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Please note, there is a £1 booking fee added to each booking.


Letterpress course

Please note: If you had booked a place on the course, please do not contact us; we will contact you directly.

Design and print workshop using the Bodleian's hand-operated presses in the Old Bodleian Library. This course will enable you to set and print a short text of your own choice.

Age 18 and over. All materials are provided, no experience necessary.

Classes take place 5.30–8pm on the following Tuesdays: 28 Apr, 5 May, 12 May, 19 May, 2 Jun, 9 Jun 2020. 


Schola Musicae, Old Bodleian Library, Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BG

The class will meet in the printing workshop, Schola Musicae, Bodleian Library. The room is accessible via a ground-floor entrance. Please report to the Bodleian Library Great Gate, accessed from Catte Street, upon arrival.

 Wheelchair access

The Schola Musicae is wheelchair accessible.



Booking is essential. Tickets are for the entire six-week course and include all materials. Each transaction is subject to a £1 booking fee.


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