Another SF Steamroller Printing Festival Rolls Around

Hard to believe it’s been a year since the last one. It’s September 27th, from 11 to 4, on Rhode Island between 16th and 17th in San Francisco. (That’s a 17-ton 1924 coal-powered steamroller they plan to use.) In addition to oversize printing, there...

Hoyem snags great PR for our field

The millions of Americans who have never imagined hand printing and binding will have an opportunity to discover it, thanks to Andrew Hoyem having gotten Anthony Bourdain to visit the Arion Press. It seems to be a You Tube series sponsored by Balvenie, a single malt...

Birmingham Typographic Hub announces event schedule

It’s no secret that I wish I could attend many of the events Caroline Archer manages to put together for the Typographic Hub in Birmingham, England. She has announced the schedule for the 2015-2016 school year, and it does not disappoint. On 22 October, they...

Calligraphy talk in SF this Thursday

The Stern Book Arts and Special Collections Center of San Francisco Public Library is presenting a talk by Margaret Morgan on “How I Got from Here to There: Influences, Inspiration, and Results.” It’s an “illuminated” lecture, to be held...