A small art press, printing in the old-fashion tradition with wood-cut & letterpress type.
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calling cards

Calling Cards/Custom Printing
Good-Looking & Personalized

Photo by Kristi Joy

Carye Bye loves being a printmaker and artist. She hand-carves original wood block prints and pairs her art with movable type. She creates her own line of art postcards, calendars and other holiday novetites since 2002. She teaches letterpress workshops, creates custom printed or illustrated work for companies or individuals, and even brings her table-top presses by bicycle to on-site printing demos or workshops. She's also leads tours and creates publications about Portland over at hiddenportland.com


Hand-colored woodblock prints since 2002



2014 PRINTDUSTRIAL is May 16-18 2014

May 16: Studio/Shop TOURS 2-5pm, SE Industrial District, FREE
         Printdustrial Mixer 6-9pm @ IPRC FREE
May 17: Various Workshops, All Day, Register online
        C.C. Stern Type Foundry Open House, 11am-3pm, $5 Donation
May 18: Swap & Sale & raffle drawing 11am-4pm @ IPRC, FREE entry

portland bridges

ThePortland Bridges
$1.50 singles or $12 for set of 10!

Red Bat Press in Stores

Red Bat Press is available throughout the Portland area in a variety of stores from bicycle to book shops. Please contact for list. Red Bat Press is also sold in stores in the West Coast and in the Midwest.

Do you want to carry Red Bat Press in your store? Contact to set up a wholesale account!



Museum of Contemporary Craft

is not only a first-rate museum, they also have a wonderful gallery store. Among the hand crafted artist made works you'll find Red Bat Press cards and art postcards. Threre is also a limited-edition tiny hand-printed book called "Six Bowls" available in the gallery store.

bowl book

Portland,Oregon is open Tuesday – Saturday, 11 am–6 pm First Thursdays, 11 am–8 pm

Red Bat Press: Mailing Address: Portland, Ore. 97228 / Studio Address: Portland, Ore. 97214 / Telephone: Email:

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