ABOUT THE PRINT SHOP
The WGSS Print Shop is a team of computer teachers and students based out of Walnut Grove Secondary School in Langley. We are a fully functional Print Shop providing a wide variety of products and services for our community.
We work alongside and mentor a team of highly talented design & production students committed to bringing our client’s unique printing and design needs to reality.
We are proud to offer FREE layout and design work for our customers.
All proceeds from the Print Shop go directly back to the department to continually fund material, machinery, and new products.
Learn More About Our Shop
Ryan Radford & Rob Griesbeck are both computer/digital media teachers at WGSS. They started the Print Shop in 2015 and have worked to grow it over the years, offering more and more opportunity for students to gain experience the printing industry.
Their philosophy with students is
They are fueled by new technology, industry-level teaching, and connecting students with their passions!
Our students really are the backbone of the shop. All students who take the Print Shop program have a minimum of 2 years of design training before enrolling. Further design and production training are done throughout the year based on demand.
Students are involved in all aspects of the shop including client communication, concept design, layout work, production, installation, and budgeting.
This course showed me exactly what I wanted to do as a job. Thanks for the opportunity.
This was such an amazing part of my high school journey. It has prepared me greatly for my future as a graphic designer.
Best high school class. Thanks for everything. I'm now working in the industry and loving it!