DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Carson         As of October 10 there are still three rooms available for the group rate price but you have to call the hotel directly at 310-513-7504 and as for either Olga or Jesse to secure th $159 rate Amenities: Wi-Fi, pool, fitness room, ATM, baggage storage, bar […]

Heidelberg Donation

HELP US SAVE THIS EARLY HEIDELBERG CYLINDER PRESS!   Late in the fall of 2017 The International Printing Museum had the rare opportunity to acquire what is believed to be one of the oldest surviving Heidelberg Printing Presses built around 1905. Acquisition by the Museum makes it the oldest Heidelberg Printing Press in the North […]

Vendor Registration

LA Printers Fair Vendor Registration Instructions (Review the instructions carefully before you begin or call us at 310-515-7166 or 713-529-1832 or email us at fair@printmuseum.org with your questions)   To Purchase your booths and other items, follow these steps: Click “REGISTER AS A VENDOR” button below to view the booths that are available for purchase. […]

2018 Vendor Resource Page

Useful Links: Printers Fair Press Release Publicity Photographs Downloadable Flyer Logos for the Fair & Museum 2018 Vendor Listings Map of the LA Printers Fair Purchase Available Booths Purchase Ads, Tickets, or Badges use hashtag: #LAPrintersFair Follow and share our posts: Social Media  

Book Arts Patch Day Registration Instructions

In order to be registered for a Book Arts Patch Day, you’ll need to fill out the google form linked below. We offer several Book Arts Patch Days per year; on the form, only the Days that are still open can be selected (they tend to fill up quickly!) Registration is on a first-come, first-served […]

2018 Printers Fair Press Release and Media

Press Photos The 10th Annual Los Angeles Printers Fair A Celebration of Letterpress, Book Arts & Paper Saturday & Sunday October 13 & 14 10 am to 4 pm The Los Angeles Printers Fair at The International Printing Museum in Carson, CA celebrates a decade of bringing the best of letterpress, book arts, and the […]

After Kraft Day Front Page

FUN HAD BY ALL! Thank you to all who attended and volunteered! We had around 350 visitors to the museum for the day! A huge thank you to all of our volunteers and partners including Origamist Yoshi Oisho and her team, The Soceity for Calligraphy Southern California, and the Pago Toy Making Team. It was […]

Goudy Bold

by Jim Thompson, IPM Board of Trustees The wood-type for March is called Goudy Bold. It was designed in metal in 1916 by Morris Fuller Benton of the American Type Foundry (ATF). It was named for Frederic Goudy who had designed Goudy Old Style for the ATF just a year earlier, and Benton was tasked […]

Ben Franklin Assembly Visits 25 Bay Area Schools

Museum Director and Curator Mark Barbour and Phil Soinski as Ben Franklin, and the Museum’s other premier presenter, Peter Small, are on the road again with the Museum’s “History in Motion” trailer in tow, and they’re on a roll! Between May 5th and May 22nd, 2017, they’re crisscrossing the Bay Area from San Jose to […]