Merci Set – Six Letterpress Cards
Austin Press is a small letterpress and design studio where magic happens! Located in the historic Pier 70 shipyard of San Francisco, it is surrounded by the industrial maritime past, the bay, feral cats, and contemporary artisans. Inspired by the craftsmanship of days gone by, Austin Press prints all pieces on a 19th century old-style press. Where elegance meets function.
Each print is hand fed to create a unique impression. Image, text, and ink on beautiful paper.
Austin Press aesthetic is informed by rare books and turn of the century ephemera. Or any curious, small object that conveys a sense of beauty.
Printed and assembled in the San Francisco Noonan Building studio. Elegantly paired with recycled brown bag envelopes. Hand made in the USA!
The palette is simple. The design is understated. The paper is perfect. Austin Press offers an archive of beautiful images printed by a real person.