Of a Sudden Casting Project

Posted by on Jul 14, 2017 | No Comments

by Chris Chen We’ve just finished a collaboration with Barb Tetenbaum and her Book Arts students at the Oregon College of Art and Craft. Each student produced an edition of artist books of the poem “Of a Sudden”, by Kit Stafford, with an additional constraint: each book had to be set in metal type. The […]

Museum Open Hours on July 15

Posted by on Jul 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.

Book Launch Party on June 22

Posted by on Jun 17, 2017 | No Comments

Of the many ways to approach work; care, honesty, and artistry are always worth the time and effort. The craftwork resulting from a dedicated practice serves as a monument to life itself. We’re excited about the book launch party for TRUE PORTLAND: The Unofficial Guide for Creative People by Teruo Kurosaki, which will be held […]

Museum Open Hours on June 17

Posted by on Jun 12, 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 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.