Singapore Heritage Festival 2019
15 March - 7 April 2019
The Singapore Heritage Festival (SHF) returns for its 16th year this April, with an island-wide celebration of Singapore’s heritage and culture across four weekends.
Learn about the history of letterpress printing in Singapore, and how it contributed to Singapore’s story. Try your hand at the printing press and bring back an old school piece of print.
Learn about the basics of typography, the anatomy of a type and tools in a composing room in this introduction to letterpress printing. Students will be introduced to the printing press, and will get to use available wood types for their own content layouts.