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LEGO Letterpress Makes Ultra-Unique Pixelated Designs

Posted By Ariel Schwartz On October 14, 2010 @ 6:00 pm In Art,Design | No Comments

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We love old letterpresses and LEGO [2] blocks, so we were extremely excited to see the combination of the two in the LEGO Letterpress [3] – a letterpress that makes pixelated art with a little help from our favorite colorful block. The hand-cranked letterpress uses a Vandercook and a monospace grid, and the prints are generated on Strathmore 300 Series Bristol paper with Van Son rubber inks. Want some LEGO [4]-like art of your own? Physical Fiction is selling ready-made posters here [3].

+ Physical Fiction [3]

Via Make [5]

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[1] Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/10/14/lego-letterpress-makes-ultra-unique-pixelated-designs/lego_letterpress/

[2] LEGO: http://inhabitat.com/tag/lego/

[3] LEGO Letterpress: http://physicalfiction.bigcartel.com/

[4] LEGO: http://inhabitat.com/2010/06/14/monster-robot-chess-set-made-from-100000-legos/

[5] Make: http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2010/10/lego_letterpress.html

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