THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

She makes a lasting impression

Shelley Barandes, owner of Albertine Press, loads ink onto one of the eight antique letterpress machines she has in her Somerville studio. Shelley Barandes, owner of Albertine Press, loads ink onto one of the eight antique letterpress machines she has in her Somerville studio. (John Tlumacki/Globe Staff)
By Courtney Hollands
Globe Staff / January 10, 2008

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Shelley Barandes feeds sheets of cotton paper into the huffing, puffing press. The machine continuously re-inks itself and leaves the indent of a dreidel on each Hanukkah card. (Full article: 818 words)

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