Shuck it - Letterpress Poster

First I played around with calligraphy using white gouache on black paper. I chose a snipet of a quote from Shakespeare because not only do I love the sentiment but I am completely obsessed with delicious oysters. Next I enlarged my calligraphy and carved the type out of a linoleum block. I then used this block to hand pull letterpress prints on black French's paper in my home letterpress studio.

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