I hope you all are enjoying the photographs of our progress unpacking the type foundry equipment and building out our museum space. Our efforts got another boost this week with the award of a $500 IBM Community Grant. This award will help us create a museum quality display of working foundry equipment. Thanks, IBM!
At long last, CCSTF is happy to announce that we have leased a space for our working museum. In August, we’ll be moving the type foundry equipment from storage and begin building out the foundry. The museum will find its new home in the industrial district in northeast Portland — in a great building owned […]
The C.C. Stern Type Foundry is a working museum of metal type and casting equipment, dedicated to preserving the heritage of America’s typecasting industry, educating people in the history of metal type and typography, and inspiring graphic artists and printers to pursue new directions using traditional metal type practices. We’ve gotten our 501(c)(3) designation and with […]