The Dab Hand is a design & letterpress studio based in Newcastle, NSW.

We design and print beautiful artisan letterpress greeting cards, including our environmentally friendly plantable cards with compostable cellophane wrap.

All our cards are printed on 'Horace', a 50 year old Heidelberg Tiegel Platen letterpress machine, otherwise known as a 'Windmill' due to the gripper arms that rotate like those on a windmill.

We create the design electronically, then produce the photoploymer plate which is used to print the image onto one of the many fine letterpress papers available to us. Combining new technology with the old is what gets us excited!

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