A letterpress print of a few wildflowers that you can often find growing by the roadside in Oregon, among other places. From left to right: Red Clover, Mullein, Queen Anne's Lace, Lupine, Foxglove, Oxeye Daisy, and Fireweed.
Size: 12" x 18"
Paper: 100% cotton paper
Printing: letterpress (flowers from magnesium plates and text from handset metal type)
Ink colours: green, pink, yellow, blue, and really dark brown (looks almost black)
Green Bird Press is a small letterpress printing and bindery operation in Bend, Oregon with a modern, minimalist, often geeky, approach to design. All letterpress products are hand printed on Susan Porteous's Vandercook and Kelsey presses using a combination of handset type and custom metal printing plates.