Title: Foreign Lands (2016)
Artist: Amy Redmond
Size: 9 x 9 inches
The process began by pressure printing the landscape, reduction-cut style, onto pages from an old road atlas using a Vandercook 4 press. After drying and trimming, the text was set in metal and wood type and printed using a Colt’s Armory platen press.
Amada Press is the private letterpress studio of Seattle visual artist & designer Amy Redmond. The main focus of her work is on handset typography using metal and wood type. Amy offers letterpress classes for beginning and advanced students through the School of Visual Concepts. Her professional design work can be viewed on AmyRedmond.com.