SF Bay Area Printers’ Fair & Wayzgoose

** 2018 SF Bay Area Printers’ Fair & Wayzgoose, April 21st

The 2018 Bay Area Printers’ Fair & Wayzgoose is less than a month away! It comes to History Park in San Jose on Saturday April 21, from 10 AM to 3 PM. Full information at http://sjprintersguild.com

This free event celebrates letterpress printing and the allied arts. There will be hands-on demonstrations of printing, papermaking, and binding, plus artists and craftspeople selling their wares. Visitors will learn how to set type, impress ink onto paper, and print their own souvenir poster!

Exhibitors will offer letterpress printed cards, art prints, book arts, fine papers, ink, handset type, vintage books, jewelry, and ephemera, as well as printing presses, tools, supplies, and equipment for printing and related crafts. You can view a list of 30 exhibitors and demos who have registered so far: https://printersguild.wordpress.com/exhibitor-list/

Sign up online to attend the Fair, and when you check in at the event you will be entered into our raffle to receive a prize! Prizes include wood type ornaments, letterpress cards, or a letterpress print.


Location: History Park, 635 Phelan Ave., San Jose, CA 95112
Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018
Fair Hours: 10am - 3pm
FREE admittance. Park free on adjoining streets, or $6 at city lot.
Sponsored by the San Jose Printers’ Guild and History San Jose.


Saturday April 14, 2018
The Northern California premiere of the movie Pressing On: the Letterpress Film will take place Saturday April 14 at the School of Visual Philosophy. Doors open at 6:30 and film starts at 7:00pm. Pre-registration required:

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