We're the most romantic print shop in town.

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Established in Cincinnati in 2011, Steam Whistle Letterpress specializes in handset greeting cards printed with vintage wood type and halftone cuts.

You can find our letterpress greeting cards and other specialty products in our online shop as well as in retail shops across the country, the UK, and Canada!

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Hot off the press

Dry run! Finally got the manual cylindrical screen press back together with the new rollers. Anyone ever seen this model before? It's got no markings at all, but it's all imperial threads and unfinished aluminum castings. #silkscreen #printmaking #candle
This shipping label business is driving me nuts so I broke out the big guns
My kinda place - get the apple dumpling.
35 minute booth breakdown - new personal best! #nss2016
Mark from @havenpress shows off the action on his flatbed screen press. Super cool shop, great dude. #printmaking #silkscreen
Who's in charge of quality control around here? Come tell me what I'm doing wrong booth 1452 #nss2016 #nssclassof70

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Every month we'll select one random follower who mentions @steamwhistlepress in a comment on Instagram to win a surprise pack of handmade Steam Whistle goods! Follow us on Instagram to join the fun.