Join me at the 2018
S.F. Bay Area Printers’ Fair & Wayzgoose
Event Date: April 21, 2018
Event Time: 10 AM to 3 PM
Event Location: History Park, 635 Phelan Ave., San Jose, CA 95112
Activities planned for the day include:
Letterpress Demonstrations & Shop Tours: Museum Print Shop
San Jose Printers’ Guild members will help visitors print keepsakes on several vintage presses from handset wood and metal type, and lead tours of a 1900s era print shop.
Letterpress Printers’ Market & Shopping Letterpress Supplies and Printed Goods, Book Arts, etc.: Exhibitors will be offering letterpress printed goods, artist books, fine papers, ink, handset type, and reference materials, as well as printing presses, tools, and equipment for printing and related crafts.
Exhibitors and featured artists and craftsmen will demonstrate the skills related to printing and book arts, and show visitors how to set type and impress ink onto paper. Demonstrations include hand papermaking, linocut and woodblock printing, and hand-setting metal type to print on a tabletop press. Visitors can print their own poster from wood type courtesy of the San Jose Printers’ Guild. Don’t forget to ride the historic trolley for free! Visit me at my booth! I will selling artist books, snarky greeting cards and paper houses.
Location, Parking and Admission
Admission is free!
History Park is located at 635 Phelan Ave., San Jose, CA 95112
Park for free on local streets or use the San Jose city parking lot on Phelan Ave. for $6.
Directions: Exit Highway 280 at 10th St., then go south on 10th., left on Keyes St., right on Senter Rd., left on Phelan Ave. History San Jose is ahead on left; visitor parking lot ($6) is straight ahead at end of Phelan Ave.
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Thanks to all the exhibitors, visitors, and volunteers who have made the previous years’ Bay Area Printers’ Fair & Wayzgoose a big success! The events featured dozens of exhibitors and vendors, with numerous demonstrations throughout the day. Hundreds of visitors attended.
Art Classes in my studio! Gather 4 or more friends together and I can teach book arts, card making, shadow box art and more at the date and time of your choosing. The 3-hour session includes instruction, handouts and supplies. $250, per group of 5 to 7 students. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-346-0520 to set up your class.