Cry Me a River Part I & II

"Cry Me a River" part one by Sarah Welch

Cry Me a River is the second chapter of author and illustrator, Sarah Welch‘s Endless Monsoon saga. Originally planned as a single book, we decided to split the story in two parts because of the length. In Chapter 2 of the Endless Monsoon story we find Jess re-settled, living temporarily with Angela, but still struggling to… Continue reading Cry Me a River Part I & II

Project B Photo Set

As letterpress printers, the satisfaction of bringing new life to the old and sometimes forgotten, is not lost on us. That’s why we are very excited to have worked with Barbara Levine of Project B to create two photo sets with packaging based on a vintage Kodak photo wallet pack. share these photo sets by artists Barbara Levine (Project… Continue reading Project B Photo Set

Coocoo Creative

Coocoo Creative is a design firm located just a stone’s throw from the Mystic Multiples shop in Houston. Printing cards for designers and creative professionals is always a pleasure and a welcome challenge. This unique business card features not only a clever color overlay on the front and a bleed print on the back, but… Continue reading Coocoo Creative

Celestial Wedding Suite

Mystic Multiples is proud to have not only printed, but also designed this contemporary, celestial wedding invitation suite. Very few occasions are better suited for creating a unique and personal piece of ephemera than a wedding. With that idea in mind, we set out to build a suite that feels elegant, but simultaneously warm and approachable: just like the bride and groom.… Continue reading Celestial Wedding Suite

Duplex Tour Portfolio

Duplex Tour is a project we created with Sarah Welch for the Fresh Arts CSA Program this year. It is a collection of 5, 3 color letterpress prints that illustrate a style of dwelling common in Houston.

Endless Monsoon

For one of our first Risograph publications, we were excited to work with long time collaborator Sarah Welch.  Endless Monsoon represents a transition in Welch’s writing from pure autobiographical works to original narratives that swing between total invention and real life events.  Monsoon takes place in an embellished version of Houston, and chronicles episodes of isolation and… Continue reading Endless Monsoon

Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing

Teaming up with artist Sarah Welch again on another Co-Lab production, we set to work to print up a series of “gigposters” for a collaborative art show. Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing covered ideas of artifice, reproduction, copy, and substitution among the artwork of three Texas artists currently located in three different regions of the United States. The poster… Continue reading Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing

Yoga Tree Business Cards

This is a legacy post from our work as Vrooooom Press. We are now known as Mystic Multiples, in Houston, Texas. Designer Julie came to us never before having worked with letterpress, so how could we refuse to help walk her through the process for these beautiful business cards? Printed on our favorite cotton stock,… Continue reading Yoga Tree Business Cards

Vrooooom Business Cards

This is a legacy post from our time as Vrooooom Press. We are now called Mystic Multiples, in Houston, Texas. After months of operating as a commercial print shop, one question began to ride on our nerves here in the shop. Even in encounters unrelated to our print trade, it would seep out of the… Continue reading Vrooooom Business Cards