Waitangi Day: Pop-up Printing Workshops

Turn your ideas into DIY publications at our drop-in workshops. Explore the history of language in China and Aotearoa – and give letterpress printing a whirl!

  • When Wed 6 Feb 2019, 11.00am–3.00pm
  • Where
    Wellington Foyer, Level 2
  • Cost Free event

Drop in to our pop-up publishing studio this Waitangi Day. Explore the politics of language and printing, both in ancient China and New Zealand’s own colonial past. Learn how to make your own books and zines at mini workshops throughout the day, and try your hand at letterpress printing. All ages welcome!



Letterpress printing in action, using an Adana hand press, 2018. Photo by Meredith Patersen, courtesy of the Old Shebang