918 Letterpress Ephemera Show

Call for Entries

To submit your work for consideration in the 918 Letterpress Ephemera Show please use the submission form at the bottom of the page. There is no cost to submit.

We must receive all digitally submitted work by 9.5.2013and notification of acceptance will go out on 9.18.2013. International entries are welcome and encouraged. MORE INFORMATION AND SUBMISSION HERE


Why enter

Why not share your wonderful work with the world? It’s free to enter. It’s prestigious to be in a juried show. Most importantly, you’ll get free advertising for you and your press. Everyone in the show will published on this website and in the exhibition catalog.

If your work is accepted in the show, it will become part of the permanent collection at Samford University. The work will be used to help inspire students for years to come. We also have some great prizes you can win. Everyone in the show will receive a 918 Letterpress Show Poster (displayed above).


1st place – $100

3 honorable mentions – pack of 10 letterpress greeting cards ($50 value)

Everyone – will receive a 918 Letterpress Show Poster (displayed above)

What to enter

You can enter any letterpress printed ephemera such as greeting cards, posters, pamphlets, postcards, tickets and zines. Hand set type, photopolymer, wood cuts, and lino cuts are all welcome entries. No framed or matted work will be accepted.


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