Letterpress junkies will love this news: there will soon be a virtual letterpress environment, called LetterMPress, released on the iPad, that will allow anyone to create authentic-looking letterpress designs and prints. Right now LetterMPress is in the prototype stage and has received a lot of favorable feedback from designers, artists, and letterpress printers. Soon they will need beta users. Watch the video to learn more.
The past few years there has been a major revival in the use of letterpress. For good reason too… it produces amazing prints with that unique retro-handcrafted look. Here are images of a few letterpress prints —