Traveling type exhibit opens tomorrow

An ambitious new type exhibit, including work by Matthew Carter, Gerard Unger, Jonathan Barnbrook, and Martin Majoor as well as what they call “talented newcomers to the field” opens at University of the West of England tomorrow, October 24. After that it...

Robin Price tries crowd funding

Robin Price is the latest high-profile fine book practioner to use crowd funding for a project. Her “Letterpress Apprenticeship” campaign on indiegogo launched early in October–and will end November 21–and had (at this writing) raised $4,990...

Call for Entries, “Ink, Press, Repeat”

William Patterson University (Wayne, NJ) has been holding an annual juried exhibition of printmaking and book art in traditional and digital print media since 2001. Deadline for submissions is November 15. Details. –Bob McCamant

Oak Knoll pictures posted

I’ve finally managed to post and share the pictures I took at Oak Knoll. There are the pictures of one item from every table at the fest (except my own–I forgot). And then there are the ones of the speakers at the Friday symposium and the morning speakers...

Ladies of Letterpress plan Iowa this summer

Mark your calendars for June 27-29 in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa. The Ladies are having a big event that will include other forms of obsolete technology besides printing…or at least that’s what I remember from their Oak Knoll table. Thought the info would be on...