Visiting Artist Presenting Poster Making Workshop at Catapult Creative House

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CAPE GIRARDEAU, March 10, 2016 Visiting artist Bobby Rosenstock of JustAJar Design Press will speak about running an arts business and will demonstrate his printing process March 24-25 at Catapult Creative House, 612 Broadway in downtown Cape Girardeau.

Rosenstock will discuss his business, including his letterpress and design work, from 6-7 p.m. March 24 in the Catapult classroom. The event is free and open to the public.

craneOn March 24, he will present a free collaborative poster making workshop for Southeast Missouri State University students, faculty and staff from noon to 2 p.m. in the Letterpress Studio at Catapult. He also will demonstrate his printing process from 5-7 p.m that evening in the Letterpress Studio.

Rosenstock founded JustAJar Design Press with his wife, Sara. They are based out of Marietta, Ohio. Together, they create limited edition letterpress posters for musical artists like Belle & Sebastian, Soundgarden, The Flaming Lips, Dr. John, Willie Nelson and Lucinda Williams, among others. They also do Web design, logos, custom illustration, and other design and printing jobs. Each image is printed from hand-carved wood blocks using antique presses.

Please RSVP for the Friday morning workshop and drop by the Friday evening event. Email Hannah Sanders at hsanders@semo.edu or Leah Powers at lepowers@semo.edu with questions and to RSVP.

For more information onRosenstock,visit http://www.justajar.com/.

Catapult Creative House hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.  All gallery exhibitions, events and talks are free and open to the public. For more information, or to register for the workshop, contact Leah Powers at lepowers@semo.edu or (573) 290-5372.