6 pm: Come to the APHA NorCal Chapter meeting!
7 pm: meet Bob Pinetti and celebrate the contributions he has made to the SF Letterpress community
8:30 pm: Saturday night simple supper and conversation
Hot to Cold Type
A conversation between City College of San Francisco's legendary
letterpress instructor Bob Pinetti and Grendl Löfkvist entitled Hot to
Cold Type at 7 pm.
Bob Pinetti will give a short presentation about the transition from
lead type to photocomposition. He will bring some cool specimens from
the Chronicle back in the day. The evening will be great fun for all
Read a blog post about Bob Pinetti here
All are invited to attend.
This evening is sponsored by APHA (American Printing History Association).
Where: SAN FRANCISCO CENTER FOR THE BOOK
375 RHODE ISLAND ST (between 16th & 17th Streets)*
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103-5133
*There's plenty of street parking. Public transportation: Muni #10, #19, and #22 stop at 17th & Rhode Island. SFCB is in the middle of the block.