Join us at the C.C. Stern Type Foundry to welcome Mark Sarigianis of the Prototype Press! March 2, 2018 7pm Based in Oakland, California, Mark has been working on beautifully designed, printed and bound fine press books for a number of years. You might recall his book, An Ocean Between Us, which was on display […]
Jules Faye will be at the C.C. Stern Type Foundry during the museum open hours on March 17th for our second Mini Printing Residency of 2018. She’ll be working with Monotype ornaments to print a series of small art stamps. Come by to say hello, talk to her about the legacy of Stern & […]
Throughout the year we will be inviting local & regional printers to come in to the C.C. Stern Type Foundry during our monthly museum open hours to work with our freshly cast type and ornaments. From 11am-3pm on January 20th, Jessica Spring will be working to design and print a notecard using our Craftsman or […]
This article is an interesting and inspiring read concerning the production of the letterpress portfolio for the William Addison Dwiggins, published by the Letterform Archive. Kudos to all our hot metal comrades for work well done! Photo: Linotype matrices of Caledonia, a Dwiggins typeface issued in 1939. Photo Credit: Michael Babcock.