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Moving and setting up and running a big flatbed offset litho press to break a glass ceiling
Moving and setting up and running a big flatbed offset litho press to break a glass ceiling
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Five ton press minus Glass Ceiling = LITHOSPHERE

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    LITHOSPHERE CADET

    Your name listed as a LITHOSPHERE CADET on Printmakers Open Forum website and a social media thank you and printed on the side of the OKUMA press

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    LITHOSPHERE: Break Glass Ceiling Sticker

    LITHOSPHERE STICKERS – mailed to you plus your name listed as a member of the WAYWARD TROOP on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press. Full color, beauties made with the expert help of Kat Burdine. 4 x 2"

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    PMOF Iron-on patch & LITHOSPHERE sticker

    Printmakers Open Forum hand-printed by Shelley Thorstensen and Margaux McAllister iron-on patch and a LITHOSPHERE sticker mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as a member of the WAYWARD TROOP on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press

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    PMOF Canvas Tote Bag

    Printmakers Open Forum logo hand-printed by Shelley Thorstensen. Totes are large, sturdy canvas with logo mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as a member of the WAYWARD TROOP on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press

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    Andrew Mullally handpulled BEAR tshirt

    $25 NEW to this project - The place to get a Andrew Mullally Big Bear t-shirt (Okuma, the manufacturer of the press, means Big Bear in Japanese!}. Andrew's carving is the best there is and you won't be disappointed. Makes you a member of the WAYWARD TROOP and I'll put a LITHOSPHERE sticker in your package plus a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press!

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    $45 "Mini Me" one print collage

    $45 "Mini Me" one print-collaged card by Shelley Thorstensen. Suitable for framing. Each card unique - made from litho, screenprint, relief and etching proofs. With envelope. Each about 5 x 7". Comes with LITHOSPHERE sticker. You'll be part of the GLASS CEILING CLUB and your name will appear on the side of the press!

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    GLASS CEILING CLUB Combo

    The Combo package - A LITHOSPHERE sticker, iron-on PMOF patch, PMOF tote bag and Mullally bear tshirt sent to you plus your name listed as a member of the GLASS CEILING CLUB on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press

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    Astrology chart for you and your press

    Just for you and your press! Sasha Boyle’s (aka Astrology Mothership) Astrology chart for your press and you ! Sasha’s readings are valued at $111.00. mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as a member of the GLASS CEILING CLUB on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press

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    Loyal Order of the 100 GUILDER PRINT #2

    Bring Jeffry Mitchell here to make a litho on the OKUMA!
    Jeffry Mitchell lithograph mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as as a part of the LOYAL ORDER OF THE 100 GUILDER PRINT on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press. We'll start scheduling artists as soon as the press is operating. Follow along on social media!

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    Loyal Order of the 100 GUILDER PRINT #3

    Bring Todd Norsten here to make a litho on the OKUMA!
    Todd Norsten lithograph mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as a part of the LOYAL ORDER OF THE 100 GUILDER PRINT on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press. We'll start scheduling artists as soon as the press is operating. Follow along on social media!

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    Loyal Order of the 100 GUILDER PRINT #4

    Shelley Thorstensen litho made on the OKUMA mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as a part of the LOYAL ORDER OF THE 100 GUILDER PRINT on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press. We'll start scheduling artists as soon as the press is operating. Follow along on social media!

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    Thorstensen "Matter of Fact" litho

    After three knee surgeries and doing fine, I can say that with the floor being 4 feet of concrete, I could use some primo anti-fatigue mats and to change the Okuma foot pedal. For this, I have three deeply discounted limited edition lithographs entitled “Matter of Fact” printed on a flatbed offset press. The last three of an edition of 20 at a very low Reward price. This will be mailed to you flat. Mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as a KNEE-APOLITAN FLYER on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press

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    $400 ALL THE PRINTS COMBO

    Help me get all the artists above here and work printed! You'll receive a pre-publication priced litho of Katie Baldwin, Jeffry Mitchell, Todd Norsten and myself. There are not enough thank yous! You won't be dissapointed! I'll send these all at once to cut down on shipping with a LITHOSPHERE sticker. Makes you a member of the

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    LITHOSPHERE RESIDENCY for you or a gift

    Make a milti-colored print on the press. Come yourself or send an artist! Details to be worked out so that you’ll have a small edition of just what you want. Inks and paper included. Stay here at PMOF. Transportation additional. LITHOSPHERE sticker and goodies plus your name listed as the INAUGURAL LITHOSPHERE RESIDENT on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press

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    Andrew Mullally hand pulled BEAR tshirt

    New for this project Andrew Mullally hand printed t-shirt of a bear (Okuma, the company who made the press, means Big Bear in Japanese) mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as a member of the WAYWARD TROOP on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press

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    ADD ON a Mullally handpulled BEAR tshirt

    People have asked for this so here you go! You can now ADD ON a new-to-this-project Andrew Mullally Big Bear t-shirt. Just increase any pledge by $25 and just as soon as the the campaign is complete on January 12th, I'll contact you asking for your size! These are super soft white on Vintage Black Bella + Canvas shirts, hand screened by Andrew Mullally.

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    Thorstensen printed handbound blank book

    Hand-bound blank journal made by Jane Kim. Covers are proofs of a random selection of Shelley Thorstensen etchings, lithographs, silkscreen and relief prints. 8.5 x 6" soft cover mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as a member of the GLASS CEILING CLUB on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press. Journal signed by Jane and Shelley. 24 pages of off-white gorgeous Durer/Ingres 95 gram paper.

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    Thorstensen printed handbound blank book

    Hand-bound blank journal made by Jane Kim. Covers are proofs of a random selection Shelley Thorstensen etchings, lithographs, silkscreen and relief prints. 15 x 11” soft cover mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as a member of the GLASS CEILING CLU on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press. Journal signed by Jane and Shelley. 24 pages of off-white gorgeous Durer/Ingres 95 gram paper.

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    Loyal Order of the 100 GUILDER PRINT #1

    Bring Katie Baldwin here to make a litho on the OKUMA!
    Katie Baldwin lithograph mailed to you with a LITHOSPHERE sticker and your name listed as a part of the LOYAL ORDER OF THE 100 GUILDER PRINT on the PMOF website and a social media shout-out and printed on the side of the OKUMA press. We'll start scheduling artists as soon as the press is operating. Follow along on social media!

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