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[BKARTS] SVC Seattle's 2nd Annual Wayzgoose: Saturday, September 20th



A Wayzgoose is an ancient custom in the British printing industry
dating back to the 17th century when the master printer would host a
feast for his apprentices marking the end of the summer and the
return to working by candlelight. SVC’s Wayzgoose revival will
omit the traditional feast of a goose and all-night trip to an ale
house. Instead, we'll showcase the two-dimensional works produced in
SVC's letterpress shop, including posters, invitations, and
one-of-a-kind broadsides. All the pieces were letterpress printed by
hand on vintage presses--the same kind you'll get to run when you
print a Wayzgoose keepsake of your own.

Last year's Wayzgoose was a huge success. This year we have even
more in store:

10-noon: Printer's Tailgate Party. In the SVC parking lot. Bring
letterpress equipment to sell or trade with your local printing
comerades.

noon-4: Gallery showing of work from the press from the past year,
along with food, drink, and a studio open house. Print a keepsake.

located at 500 Aurora Ave N, Seattle

For more information and to RSVP for the tailgate party, call 206
623-1560.

www.svcseattle.com

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