Open Print Studio: Public Equipment Rental

Open Print Studio: Public Equipment Rental

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April 8th, 2013 5:00 PM

  • Workshop Extra: Open Print Studio
  • Workshop Type: Printing
  • Workshop Status: Closed
  • Workshop Start: April 8th, 2013 5:00 PM
  • Workshop End: April 8th, 2013 10:00 PM
  • Sessions: 1
OpenStudio is a great way to print or bind your own projects. A trained and qualified volunteer is always on hand to answer questions.

You must call 415-565-0545 x13 or email studiorental@sfcb.org to check availability and reserve studio time.

If you have completed the required prerequisite letterpress classes, you are eligible to rent time on the Center's presses:

- To rent time on the Vandercooks, you must complete Letterpress Printing on a Vandercook Cylinder Press or Letterpress I, II and III.

- To rent time on the floor-model platen press, you must complete Letterpress Core: Floor Model Platen Press or Printing on a Floor Model Platen Press and Advanced Printing on a Floor Model Platen Press.

- To rent time on the tabletop platen presses, you must complete Letterpress Core: Table Top Platen Presses or Tabletop Platen Press I and II.

-To rent time in the bindery, you must complete Beginning Bookbinding or Bookbinding I 

 
Press rental is $20 per hour.
Bindery equipment is $10 per hour.
Platemaker rental is $20 per hour.
Plate material is $20 per plate (8x11)
 
EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE FOR RENTAL:
 
Printing:
• 3 Vandercook V4's
• 1 Vandercook 219
• 1 C&P Floor Model Platen Press
• 4 Tabletop Platen Presses
• platemaker
• plate material for sale
 
Bindery:
• guillotine
• board shear
• kwikprint
• wire binder
* PLEASE NOTE: Press rental does NOT include cutting - cutting must be paid for separately and is considered a bindery rental.

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