Bespoke Workshops

Bespoke Workshops - consolation quotation printed on the Adana 8x5
Bespoke Workshops - consolation metal type in the press
Bespoke Workshops - mistral penguin notecards
Full day, 10am–4pm
1 to 1 or small groups

From £160 to £300 depending on requirements

Please read our Booking Information and Payment and Cancellations terms before requesting a place.

Got a specific project in mind? Maybe you and your betrothed would like to design and print your own Save the Date cards together, or you would like a more in depth one to one session exploring your own design ideas whether it be traditional hand typesetting or using photopolymer printing plates to turn your hand drawn illustrations into stationery items. Contact us to arrange a mutually convenient date and to discuss your ideas.

Thank you again for such a great day yesterday — I thoroughly enjoyed my first exposure to proper printing. "Mistral Penguin" has already been much admired!

Mary Whitehorn


Sarah Wood Lane

Sarah Wood Lane: Designer & Letterpress Printer

Sarah runs family printing firm Berrington Press and completed a craft apprenticeship under the tutelage of her father, David Wood in letterpress print methods. She is also the creator of the Berrington Press stationery brand, Osity.

Booking Information

  • Group bookings welcome.

  • Fun and creative activity to mark a special occasion or birthday.
All materials and refreshments are included.

  • Gift vouchers available if you would like to purchase a workshop as a gift for someone else.
We request that under 16’s are accompanied by an adult.

Payment and Cancellations

Payment in full is required at the time of booking.

If for any reason you are unable to attend the workshop after booking, we require at least 14 working days’ notice prior to the workshop date.
  • Bookings are unfortunately non-refundable but we are happy to transfer you to an alternative workshop date in the future.

  • In the unlikely event that we need to cancel the workshop, an alternative date will be offered.


We are located in the beautiful Golden Valley in Herefordshire and a stone’s throw from book town Hay-on-Wye. There are many places to stay in this enchanted area. If you would like to make a weekend of your letterpress printing workshop here is a list of suggested accommodation as well as places of interest and eateries to visit.

Rowlestone Court Farm

Camping and amazing ice cream
 - a five minute walk.

The Temple Bar Inn

B&B and fantastic food.

Home Farm, Dulas

B&B and self catering - beautiful location.

Hill Farm, Rowlestone

Self catering and stunning location.

Places of Interest and Eateries


The book town of Hay-on-Wye is a fascinating place to visit. There is also the renowned Hay Festival which happens every year in May/June and attracts many well-known faces.

Hereford Cathedral, Chained Library and Mappa Mundi

Ty Gwyn Cider

Delicious and refreshing cider made on the premises. Call in for a drink at their bar or purchase bottles of cider goodness from their shop.

The Bridge at Kentchurch

Good food in beautiful surroundings.

Kentchurch Court Gardens

Historic house with stunning gardens.


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