Once you have completed two workshops or a private lesson with our Printer-in-residence at Signal-Return, you are eligible for Open Studio to work on your own projects!
Open Studio hours are Thursday 9 am–9 pm (late studio availability may vary, see calendar below), and Friday-Sat. 9 am–5 pm, by appointment only.
Schedule your Open Studio time in advance by logging into our booking platform below or calling us at 313-567-8970.
Open Studio includes troubleshooting with studio printers, access to rags, solvent, newsprint, type, and black ink.
Open Studio does not include any other ink, plates, or the paper stock with which you are printing.
Join our Ink Club! For a one time $30 fee or the donation of 1 full can of any of our studio inks you get unlimited access to ink on-site during Open Studio. A separate list of acceptable inks is available.
$10/hour prepress fee (carving, setting type)
$15/hour equipment rental (press time or guillotine) (three-hour minimum)
$20 clean-up deposit (charged only if you don’t clean up)
$40 galley deposit (a fee we hold for anyone leaving a galley set; charged only if you leave the tray set for more than 3 weeks)
See you in the studio!
Open Studio BOOKING
If you have booked open studio with us before, login to Skedda and book your time here: https://signalreturnstudio.skedda.com/booking
If this is your first time booking open studio, contact email@example.com for a login invitation.