Museum CLOSED on August 18

Posted by on Aug 1, 2018 | No Comments

The C.C. Stern Type Foundry’s working museum will be closed on August 18, but will be open to the public on Saturday, August 4 from 11am – 3pm.

Special TypeCon Event: Museum Open Hours on August 4

Posted by on Jul 27, 2018 | No Comments

The Type Foundry will be participating in TypeCon in Portland August 1-5. On Saturday, August 4, we welcome visitors to the C.C. Stern Type Foundry’s working museum from 11am-3pm. Come by to see the casters in action, as well as regular hand-casting demonstrations. Volunteers are on hand to give tours and talk about the art […]

Museum Open Hours on July 21

Posted by on Jul 21, 2018 | No Comments

We welcome visitors to the C.C. Stern Type Foundry’s working museum from 11am-3pm. Come by to see the casters in action, as well as regular hand-casting demonstrations. Volunteers are on hand to give tours and talk about the art and industry of making metal type. Souvenir metal type, printed ephemera, DVDs and other printing related […]

Type Jam! Monday, June 25th at 7 pm Featuring Andre Chaves of Clinker Press

Posted by on Jun 25, 2018 | No Comments

Clinker Press is a private letterpress shop started in 1996 and now located in Portland, Oregon. Proprietor Andre Chaves focuses on publishing material relating to the art of printing and to the Arts and Crafts Movement. Books and broadsides are produced in limited editions with cold and hot metal type (Ludlow and Intertype), and supplemented […]

Monthly Newsletter from C.C. Stern Type Foundry

Posted by on Jun 8, 2018 | No Comments

Our June 2018 Newsletter was sent out earlier this week, featuring summer updates and news. If you would like to be on our mailing list to find out about letterpress events in our area and happenings at the museum sign up here.