The School of Visual Concepts‘ annual Wayzgoose & Steamroller Smackdown will take place at the South Lake Union Block Party on August 8, from noon to 6pm. This free and family-friendly event features:
The center stage event! Top artists and design firms hit the parking lot to print oversized posters with the hefty help of a two-ton steamroller instead of a traditional printing press.
Letterpress printers from all over the Pacific Northwest will be on hand selling their gorgeous, handmade letterpress cards, books and ephemera.
Want to try letterpress printing yourself? You can on SVC’s vintage letterpresses, as you crank out (literally) a handsome keepsake of your own.