We continue to follow social distancing guidelines and will update this blog when we are able to reopen.
Our video of the Orphan Annie Inaugural run is online.
On October 15, the Foundry cast a run of 150 pieces of the “st” ligature of Jim Rimmer’s Stern font on the Orphan Annie.
Making Faces, a film by Richard Kegler documenting the lost art of pantographic type making, will have two showings at the Museum of Contemporary Craft on October 29 at 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm, with a Q & A session with the filmmaker after each showing.
What’s in the restoration of a metal type caster? Slow searches through spare parts inventory for just the right wedge or perhaps the least-worn mould. Hot days melting out pots. …