Monday, April 13, 2015

Saturday April 18th, 2015

SF Bay Area 2015 Printers’ Fair & Wayzgoose

The 2015 Bay Area Printers’ Fair & Wayzgoose will be Saturday April 18 in History Park, San Jose, CA. This event follows the success of our 2014 fair, and continues the tradition of the San Francisco Book Arts and Printers’ Fair. Visitors can try their hand at letterpress printing and typesetting, and shop for metal type, presses, paper, and letterpress printed goods from a wide variety of exhibitors.

Location: History Park, 635 Phelan Ave., San Jose, CA 95112
Date: Saturday, April 18, 2015
Fair Hours: 10am - 3pm
Admission is free; parking is $6, or park free on nearby streets
  • Print your name in wood type on a license plate card
  • Use a variety of vintage presses to print posters and keepsakes
  • Learn a simple booklet stitch binding
  • See how to make handmade paper

For more information about the fair see:

Confirmed exhibitors as of April 6, 2015:
  • John Barrett, Letterpress Things, Chicopee, MA
  • Skyline Type Foundry LLC, Prescott, AZ
  • M & H Type, San Francisco, CA
  • Kelly Paper
  • Hicks Brothers Printing Equipment
  • Crown Flexo Graphics
  • Girl Chewing Gum
  • Pickypockets Press
  • Washi Arts
  • Bryan Kring    
  • Johanna Shipley    
  • Sunny Day Press
  • TAGlio Litho
  • Peter and Donna Thomas
  • Ink in Tubes
  • The American Bookbinders Museum
  • Printers National
  • Hilltop Studios
  • Wikiup Press
  • Turtlesilk Press
  • Pillowface Press
  • Ramco Roller Products
  • Santa Clara Adult Education

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