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 […]