May Month Rewind!

Hey there, we’ve survived and thrived for another busy, busy, busy month. It’s time to take a look at what Steel Petal Press was up to in May in our May Month Rewind.

Chicago Print Crawl Was A Success!

Chicago Print Crawl Letterpress Printmaking Industry
We ran our presses all day on Saturday and our printer was open for
questions and comments from the public!

The Chicago Print Crawl was an awesome opportunity for Steel Petal Press to share a more in-depth look at our presses and letterpress as a whole with the public! We had so much fun and hope to be able to do it again next year!

Matt & Bailey’s Wedding

This was a very unique and special event for SPP as it was the first time one of our employees got married while they worked here! Matt has been with us for a little over 3 years and we love him (and his now wife, Bailey!) so much! The entire staff went to celebrate…but mostly to enjoy the open bar, haha! Here’s some photos from a very loving and memorable night:

Cute Group People Celebrating Cheers Drinks Wedding
Cheers to the Bride and Groom!
Cute People Laughing Smiling Wedding Group Photo
*Almost* the entire Steel Petal Press staff!
Can you tell we totally HATE each other, haha! *wink wink*

Happy Mother’s Day!

This month we also celebrated Mother’s Day on May 12th! Surprisingly, or unsurprisingly if you work in the stationery business, Mother’s Day is probably the next busiest holiday for us after Christmas. We do a lot of sales with our brick & mortar store and our wholesale business. But, that’s fine by us because MOM’S RULE!

Funny Sweet Snarky Letterpress Greeting Cards For Mom Mother's Day

Steel Petal Press *FINALLY* Won A Louie Award!

Love Your Bad Dad Jokes Greeting Card Louie Award Winner

This was such an honor to win a Louie Award for our Dad Jokes card! We have been a finalist for a variety of card styles a whopping 4 TIMES! But this time, we can finally say we WON!

Thanks for tuning into our May Month Rewind! We can’t wait to see what June brings for Steel Petal Press and we hope you keep on reading 🙂

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