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Itinerant Printer Meet & Greet

Itinerant Printer Meet & Greet

by Christopher James September 22, 2016

Come join us as we host an Open Studio//Meet & Greet//Pop-Up Shop with The Itinerant Printer (Chris Fritton) Friday, September 30, 2016 from 6:00-8:00pm. He'll be showing off experimental prints from his cross-country letterpress adventure, as well as inviting participants to print pieces in a hands-on demonstration.

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Call For Artists - Hoptober Pressed

Call For Artists - Hoptober Pressed

by Christopher James August 19, 2016

This is a call for artists for our favorite event of the year! More information about the event coming next week.
 
HOPTOBER PRESSED - A show featuring art and design inspired by our favorite libation…BEER. On Saturday October 15th the keg will be tapped, art will be hung, prints will be sold, and music will be heard!
This is a call for artists for our favorite event of the year! More information about the event coming next week.
 

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Fall Sidewalk Sale

Fall Sidewalk Sale

by Christopher James August 16, 2016

It is that time again for our Sidewalk Sale! Will have handmade paper, plantable paper, cards & envelopes as well as  a letterpress or two, drawers of lead type, misc. letterpress equipment.

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It's an UPPERCASE magazine Show and Tell!

It's an UPPERCASE magazine Show and Tell!

by Christopher James August 15, 2016

Porridge Papers and UPPERCASE magazine are excited to co-host a Show and Tell event at Porridge Papers in Lincoln, Nebraska on Friday, August 26 from 7-9pm. Join Porridge proprietor Christopher James and UPPERCASE editor and designer Janine Vangool for a fun and informal evening of creativity. 

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Papermaker Needed

Papermaker Needed

by Christopher James July 07, 2016

We need a Papermaker! This is a highly repetitive, labor-intensive process. We are looking for 30 hours a week, days only. Happy to train as long as your willing to stick around. Most of the time you will be working by yourself so we need someone that is self motivated and a go getter.

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We did it!

We did it!

by Christopher James July 06, 2016

Well it took a village! Or at least that is how it felt. What seemed like a simple task was over two years in the making. Who would have thought it would be this hard to create website that showcased all we did, I mean really, it is just paper and printing.

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Love On The Run...Year 9!

Love On The Run...Year 9!

by Christopher James January 10, 2016

In this era of Facebook, Twitter, computer generated greeting cards, and cell phone texts, Porridge Papers and its supporters are giving the community a chance to say “Happy Valentine’s Day” with old-school methods and delivered in an unforgettable way.

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