About

Press Charming is a small studio located in Birmingham, AL specializing in letterpress printing. Letterpress is a form of relief printing where the image is pressed into the paper from a metal or polymer plate making an impression you can see and feel. Owner Jenny Barry started in 1999 when she refurbished an old Vandercook press to print her wedding invitations and she’s been printing ever since. She studied at the University of Alabama and graduated with an MFA in book arts. She also holds a BFA in studio arts from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, concentrating in graphic design and printmaking.