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Ky. Artisan Center to celebrate 45 years of Larkspur Press and the art of the book Oct. 20 – Jan. 31

Larkspur Press owner Gary Zeitz using the Chandler & Price press (Photo from KAC) The Kentucky Artisan Center will celebrate 45 Years of Larkspur Press, owned and operated by artist Gray Zeitz, in an exhibit Oct. 20 through Jan. 31. Featuring beautiful hand letterpress printed broadside poems with illustrations, and an array of handmade books by Larkspur Press, the exhibit includes wood engravings...

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Black Swan Books owner Michael Courtney is celebrating the store’s 30th anniversary with a limited edition poem letter-pressed with handset type on handmade paper. (Photo by Alan Cornett)