Category Archives: Printed Matter

Posts relating, primarily, to printed matter.

Save the dates

Well, we’ve written about the history of Lucky Duck Press, typecasting machinery, hurricanes, small business, and even foraging. So now it’s time to delve into the world of wedding planning — at least as far as the paper goods are concerned. … Continue reading

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Telegram Miniaturization

Sometimes, when I get bored in the print shop, I ride the creaky old freight elevator down, down, down to the spooky, gloomy basement where 100 years of unwanted junk [treasures] sit, dust covered, waiting for re-discovery. It is in … Continue reading

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110 Years

This year marks the 110th anniversary of The Sterling Press (now the Sterling Name Tape Company, of course) the company my great grandfather founded using much of the equipment I am honored to use today. To celebrate, we’re turning back … Continue reading

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New family, new designs … Lily of the valley invitation

This past summer we celebrated my younger sister’s marriage to a great guy from Finland. The celebration was an intimate and elegant garden — and later, pool — party that offered the opportunity for us all to get to know … Continue reading

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Calling cards

This winter we picked up some new border material and we’ve finally printed some calling card samples with them. Take a look and let us know what you think. This card was printed from a strip of cast border material … Continue reading

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