Cook Kettle Press
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A recipe for your letterpress solutions
Get To Know Us
Preservation & Education supplying the tools, materials, knowledge and the RIGHT PRESS.
Cook Kettle Press is located on beautiful southern Vancouver Island in British Columbia Canada. Bordering French Beach Provincial Park which is litterally our backyard in the true sense of the word. Visiting will be a joy.
Shirley, BC., Canada. West of Victoria on highway 14 is a very small community. However we sport many talented artisans, great pizza and beer at Stoked Wood Fired Pizzeria, the renouned cafe Shirley Delicious, Sherigham Point Lighthouse and of course the beach. Surfs up at Jordan River 17 klicks further west.
Lloyd Bowcott founder of Cook Kettle Press works closely with, volunteers for, donates too and has acquired a number of unique presses for the International Printing Museum located at 315 W Torrance Blvd Carson California 90745. Founding Curator and Director Mark Barbour invited me to what was called a swap meet back in 2008. Since then the LA Printers Fair has surpassed more than a decade of success. A Wayzgoose Surplus Sale evolved from the fair as well. https://www.printmuseum.org/ I've been to most all of them only missing a couple.
At Cook Kettle Press we offer help via text, Facetime, email or messaging on any and all letterpress issues to our customers. If we need to refer you, we will or search out a solution to help.
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Cook Kettle Press 2780 Alderbrook Pl
Shirley BC., Canada www.cookkettlepress.com