Museum Open Hours on November 18

Posted by on Nov 13, 2017 | 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. Suggested admission donation is $5.

Announcing the next Type Jam Night!

Posted by on Oct 16, 2017 | No Comments

Mark your calendars, the Type Jam will happen Monday, November 6th. This Jam will feature Charles Overbeck of Eberhardt Press. We’ll have a round table style discussion about his recently published book: “The Tramp Printers: Forgotten Trails of the Traveling Typographers.” The book focuses on the sometimes colorful and often highly skilled “scholarly hobo” printers […]

Museum Open Hours on October 21

Posted by on Oct 16, 2017 | 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. Suggested admission donation is $5.

Museum Open Hours on September 16

Posted by on Sep 11, 2017 | 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. Suggested admission donation is $5.

Pressing On: The Letterpress Film

Posted by on Sep 5, 2017 | No Comments

The modern world was born on a printing press. Once essential to communication, the 500-year-old process is now in danger of being lost as its caretakers age. From self-proclaimed basement hoarders to the famed Hatch Show Print, Pressing On: The Letterpress Film explores the question: why has letterpress survived? “Pressing On” has been reviewed as […]