Museum Open Hours on May 20

Posted by on May 15, 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 April 15

Posted by on Apr 10, 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.

Metal Type Jam on April 11, 2017

Posted by on Apr 2, 2017 | No Comments

The first Type Jam will be held on April 11, from 7-9pm at the C.C. Stern Type Foundry. An informal gathering to foster creative exchange in the Portland-area print community, participants are asked to bring a recently completed project, prints in progress, or someone else’s work that is inspiring. Let’s talk about technique, share ideas […]

Portland Letterpress Fair will be held Sunday April 23

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 | No Comments

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 […]

Codex Book Fair 2017

Posted by on Mar 18, 2017 | No Comments

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 & […]