R U B Y P R E S S
Letterpress Printing + Design
Ruby Press is a one-woman operation, started in 2006 when Ruby Shadburne decided to shuck off corporate servitude and put her design education and experience to happier use. It all started when a couple of presses mysteriously came her way. Not one to scoff at fate, Ruby seized a hammer, remodeled her garage into a print shop, and set about practicing the craft of letterpress--printing day and night.
The sweet little shop features cabinets brimming over with old type, two turn-of-the-century presses, and loyal shop dog Hannah Banana. Sustainability is a top priority: we use soy-based ink, low VOC cleaners, and tree-free paper. Our care goes way past simple concerns: our shop is outfitted with recycled cotton denim insulation and a carbon neutral energy efficient...
- Joined November 12, 2007