This abstract image is composed of metal and wood types, set by hand one character at a time. Each printed layer is designed in the moment, a reaction to the one before it, all while the ink is still wet on press.
The type characters used in this print spell the word “Oregon.” The order in which the letters were printed are: O E O R G N
Designed & letterpress printed by Amy Redmond on French paper in an edition of 11, using a Colt’s Armory platen press.
SIZE: 8x10 inches