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The May bundle is in the mail

May 14, 2018 :: by Heather Lane

Look for the May 2018 AAPA bundle ... Read more »


New Section for AAPA Letterpress Resources

May 04, 2018 :: by Dave Tribby

There's a new section on the AAPA's Resources for Letterpress Printers page ... Read more »


Fred Moe Chooses Bundle Picks

April 22, 2018 :: by Frederick Moe

Bundle Picks for April ... Read more »


Hello Little Bundle

April 11, 2018 :: by Heather Lane

AAPA Mailer Heather Lane reports on the April bundle ... Read more »

Atlas of Early Printing in Europe

April 09, 2018 :: by Peter Schaub

An interactive site describing the earliest decades of letterpress printing. ... Read more »


Scribus Tutorial Available as PDF File

April 06, 2018 :: by Dave Tribby

AAPA's popular tutorial on how to use the Scribus desktop publishing program is now available as a PDF file ... Read more »


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