Thursday, August 11, 2011

Cross-County Letterpress Truck Coming to Flint!

Posted by Crystal Pepperdine, Founder and Executive Director of Flint Handmade

Flint Handmade and the Flint Farmers' Market are partnering to bring a very special creative opportunity to Flint!

A young woman from Oregon named Kyle Durrie has outfitted the back of a truck with letterpress equipment.

The Truck! (Photo: Derek Fagerstrom)

Kyle is driving across the country and parking her truck at local fairs and farmers' markets to introduce people to the art/craft of letterpress printing for a project called Moveable Type.

Kyle in San Diego! (Photo: Kyle Durrie)

Kyle will be in Michigan in September and is coming to the Flint Farmers' Market on Tuesday, September 13 from noon-5pm!!!

Please feel free to copy and share our flyer!

This event is FREE and open to the public thanks to the generosity of Flint Handmade, the Flint Farmers' Market and our additional sponsors:

NOTE: We are still seeking sponsorships from local organizations, crafters and businesses! 

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for just $50, we will add your logo to our flyer and include your brochures/business cards on our sponsorship table at the event. 

Please email us at for more information!

1 comment:

  1. Terrific! Looking forward to seeing you there!