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.

Museum Open Hours on June 16

Posted by on Jun 8, 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 […]

Museum Open Hours on May 19

Posted by on May 11, 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 […]

NW Letterpress Network Forming

Posted by on May 11, 2018 | No Comments

On Saturday, May 12 from 10 to noon, the CC Stern Type Foundry will host a gathering of folks in order to form a network of active letterpress enthusiasts. The goal of the network to elevate the craft of letterpress could include promoting printing skills by establishing an informal forum to discuss and critique recent […]

Type Jam with Mark Sarigianis of Prototype Press and a neighborhood scrap yard fire

Posted by on Apr 22, 2018 | No Comments

March 12th, 2018 (originally posted on www.fiddleink.com) It’s 11:07 on Monday night, and I’m writing this under a cloud of black smoke coming from a smoldering automobile scrap yard fire. There’s an evacuation in place for our neighborhood two blocks up wind, but the EPA deems that the level of toxins over our place is […]