The 2017 Portland Letterpress Fair will be held Sunday April 23 from 11am-5pm at the Redd Building, 831 SE Salmon St, Portland, OR 97214 Yet again, Portland’s Letterpress Fair is scheduled in conjunction with Design Week Portland!! Just like last year, the Portland Printers Alliance is organizing steamroller printing, a marketplace of printed goods and […]
Back in February, Brian and I ventured down to the SF Bay Area to peek in on the 2017 Codex Book Fair. It was our first visit to this biennial event, and proved to be just as eye opening as promised. The Craneway Pavillion was filled with over 200 people showcasing their artists books & […]
The Saguache Crescent newspaper in Saguache, Colorado is still produced with Linotype composition every week. Watch this great video short called “True to Type” showing the process.
We welcome visitors to the C.C. Stern Type Foundry’s working museum from 11am-3pm for the last open hours of 2016. Come by to print a holiday card from newly cast ornaments and type. We will have a couple casters in action, as well as regular hand-casting demonstrations. Volunteers are on hand to give tours and […]