Letterpressed Holiday Cards by Andrew Benincasa

Andrew Benincasa teaches paper-cut classes here at TAC, and this winter he has created three large images, and turned them into both a giant lightbox triptych and into small, letterpressed holiday cards.

Letterpressed Holiday Card Collection

You can visit Andrew’s shop here.

And view the paper-cut process below:

Andrew Paper-cutting Nativity

First, Andrew designed and cut out his images.

Lightbox Triptych

Secondly, he built lightboxes for the paper-cuts with his friend Liam Robinson, to make a lightbox Triptych which tours with Liam’s band, Robinson and Rohe.

Letterpressed

Then Joe Riley leterpressed the images as cards!

In total, there are three wintry images:

Letterpressed Nativity Card

Nativity

Letterpressed Winter Solstice Card

Winter Solstice

Letterpressed Feasting Card

Feasting

It’s nice to have a handsome excuse to take the time and space to write someone a loving note. To purchase a paper-cut, letterpressed card by Andrew Benincasa, visit his shop today!

Here’s to a happy and healthy new year!

Feeling inspired? Join us at Textile Arts Center to learn more about Paper and Book Arts in 2015! View our current course offering.

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