about dancing girl press & studio

An indie press and design studio based in Chicago, dancing girl press & studio creates a variety of open and limited edition books, art, and paper goods; as well as various ephemera inspired gifts and accessories. Spanning a variety of arts & crafts and inspired by the past--old book illustrations, typewriters, postage stamps, coins, costume jewelry, vintage textiles--many of our items are unique and one of a kind. Most arrive gift-boxed and perfect for giving

Since 2004, the annual dgp chapbook series, has been devoted to publishing innovative writing by women authors in delectable handmade editions, as well as exploring the intersection of writing and the visual/book arts. Proceeds from the shop go toward furthering our publishing efforts and myriad other projects.