Printer Information

Participant Info

First Name
John
Last Name
Falstrom
Press Name
Perennial Designs
City
Lyme
State
CT
Country
USA
Website or Blogsite
www.perennialdesigns.net/
Year You Started with Letterpress
2009
How You Got Involved In Letterpress Printing

Daughter asked to have wedding announcements done by letterpress.

Presses & Equipment

I am an avid Golding & Co. enthusiast. I collect, buy restore and sell mostly this brand. I currently own the following equipment. Golding presses: Jobber No. 6, Pearl No. 11, Pearl No. 8, Pearl No. 3, and two Pearl No. 1's, Official No. 4, Official No. 9 Map. Potter Proof Press No. 3. and a Ludlow Typograph

Education & Training
B.A. in F.A. Education
Work History
Worked in wood engineering field until retirement
Other Interests & Hobbies
Metalworking, letterpress restoration, gardening, fishing
Letterpress Group Memberships, If Any
Birth Year
1948
Your Photo or Press Photo

Predefined Group Memberships

APA: Amalgamated Printers Association
AAPA: Amatuer American Press Association
APHA: American Printing History Association
ATF: American Typecasting Fellowship
BPs: British Printing Society
LOLP: Ladies of Letterpress

NAPA: National Amateur Press Association