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Museum Tour & Demos

Museum Tour & Demos

Oct 1, 2022  10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Museum Tour & Demos - FREE

Explore, at your own pace, the history of printing and printing equipment and methods throughout the ages. Catch live demonstrations of some presses and watch history comes alive. You're are invited to ask any one of the museum staff and volunteers and get more immersive information on any specific artifacts or machines curated for this museum.

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Print Your Own Keepsakes

Printing Experience

Oct 1, 2022  10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Print Your Own Keepsakes - FREE

For those who are not ready to take part in the workshops, we have set aside several printing presses for the use and enjoyment by visitors to the Print Expo & Fair 2022. Experience first-hand how printing was performed in the late 1800s and mid 1900s. Pull the lever, and print your own keepsake.

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Shopping at PE&F 2022

Shopping at The Fair

Oct 1, 2022  10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Shopping at the Fair

Meet the talented group of artisans participating in the Print Expo & Fair 2022 in the field of bookbinding, letterpress, printmaking, papermaking, and book arts. A wonderful opportunity to shop for unique and one-of-kind gifts for home and holiday seasons.

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Virtual Museum Tour

Bake Sale

Oct 1, 2022  10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Baker's Devil Bakery Pop-Up
For The Lighthouse for Grieving Children

The Baker's Devil is holding a bake sale at its pop-up location at the PE&F 2022. Proceeds will be going to the Lighthouse for Grieving Children.  Special menu will be posted, and items can be pre-ordered and picked up at the pop-up location on Oct 1.

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Workshops

Bookbinding Workshop

Bookbinding Workshop

Oct 1, 2022   10:30 AM
Bookbinding Workshop

Duration :    60 minutes

Start Time:    10:30 AM

The instructor will be leading the class on the Chainstitch binding method for attaching a section of pages to a cover requires minimal materials, no glue, and results in a lovely decorative spine stitch.

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Relief Printing

Relief Printing

Oct 1, 2022    12:00 Noon
Lino Engraving/Relief Printing Workshop

Duration :   60 minutes

Start Time :   12:00 Noon

In this class, the instructor will carve a lino plate and print a design, while describing the techniques, supplies and tools needed to create relief prints.

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Stone Lithography

Gelli Printing

Oct 1, 2022    1:30 PM
Gelli Printing Workshop

Duration :   60 minutes

Start Time :   1:30 PM

Learn to monoprint with a gel printing plate. In this workshop, learn how to ink the plate and layer colours and textures.

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Letterpress

Letterpress Workshop

Oct 1, 2022   3:00 PM
Letterpress Workshop

Duration :   60 minutes

Time :   3:00 PM

This is a general lesson and intro to Letterpress with a particular focus on typography and designing with type. We'll discuss kerning technique and style, how to set and lockup wood/metal type and hand inking techniques.

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