a few weeks ago i was out hunting for a letterpress printer in the wilds of hong kong (at one stage i think i actually learnt how to say letterpress in cantonese but who knows, maybe i learnt how to say go away). i noticed that all the printers here use these little folded paper containers to hold ink. i've never seen this before - it's pretty nifty. i wonder if printers do this elsewhere or if it's just a hong kong printers thing? one of the printers let me keep one (and thought i was a total weirdo). so i've worked out how it's made. voila:
while you're about it, clicking on things: have a look at the brand new and beautiful ananas press website.