C.C. Stern Type Foundry Presents: “Linotype: The Film”

Posted by on Jul 17, 2012 | No Comments

We’re excited to announce that as part of hosting the American Typecasting Fellowship 2012 Conference, the Foundry has organized a screening of Linotype: The Film at the McMenamins Kennedy School Theater. Tickets are included in ATF conference fees or they can be purchased by non-conference attendees for $10 per ticket. You can purchase tickets in […]

Linotype model 31 soon to be added to foundry collection

Posted by on Dec 31, 2011 | No Comments

As 2011 comes to a close, we are excited to announce that the C.C. Stern Type Foundry will be adding a Linotype Model 31 to our collection. This past July marked the 125th anniversary of the invention of the Linotype (when the machine was first successfully tested in a production environment at the New York […]

Douglas Wilson & Linotype the Film

Posted by on Mar 21, 2011 | No Comments

Douglas Wilson stopped by the foundry while visiting Portland. Douglas is in the thick of production on his up-coming film: Linotype the Film. He and his crew have been traveling across the United States (with a possible trip planned overseas, too) filming interviews and getting stories for the documentary. He’s interviewed one of our heros, […]

Thank you to Jim and Bill of Hamilton Wood Type

Posted by on Mar 21, 2011 | No Comments

Hamilton Wood Type Musuem donated a handful of posters to be auctioned off at our open house this Saturday. Thank you Jim and Bill Moran! Several of our volunteers here had the pleasure of meeting Jim and Bill late last year at the Type Americana Conference at SVC in Seattle. Jim and Bill have been […]

Bowls & Broadsides

Posted by on Mar 21, 2011 | No Comments

Fellow C.C. Stern Type Foundry board member and volunteer Joe Green’s private press, The Peasandcues Press has print work on display at the Broadway Gallery in Longview, Washington through the end of March. Joe and his wife Marquita often collaborate on these beautiful limited-edition, letterpress-printed poetry broadsides which focus on regional writers (including Joe’s own […]