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S.F. Bay Area Printers’ Fair & Wayzgoose returns April 23, 2022!

Bay Area Printers Fair PosterThe Bay Area Printers’ Fair & Wayzgoose returns on April 23, 2022, from 10 AM to 3 PM at History Park, 635 Phelan Ave, San Jose, CA. The event is sponsored by the San Jose Printers’ Guild and History San Jose.

PARKING: There is ample parking in the city lot at the end of Phelan Avenue, just next to History Park. The fee is $6 to buy a permit from the machine in the lot, payable by cash or credit card. There is also limited free parking on nearby streets.

Sponsored by the San Jose Printers’ Guild and History San Jose.

RSVP to receive a free letterpress note card:

Register now to attend (optional).

This is a FREE and public event celebrating letterpress printing, typography, book arts, ephemera, fine paper, printmaking, and allied arts.

Peruse the marketplace with an array of vendors and exhibitors, offering 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

Waygoose1Print enthusiasts, students, educators, graphic designers, typophiles, artists, and printers new or old will enjoy the sights and hands-on demos. Print your own wood type poster!

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Exhibitor List as of 4/21/22:



Type at Play collective book

For the thirteenth year, members of the San Jose Printers’ Guild have created a collective book, with pages printed in each member’s shop. This year the collection is titled Type at Play: A Collection of Playful Printing. It contains 20 pages plus cover, side bound with brass brads. The pages measure 4.5″ x 6″. A donation of $6 is requested plus $3 for shipping. To order go to: