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Ink and Iron: Stumptown Printers

 

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Stumptown Printers was started by friends who wanted to honor the traditions of the golden age of print.

We love the work of Stumptown Printers. Their shop is filled with old iron machines, a clutter of tooling, type, scraps, and chest high stacks of prints. The feeling of their paper, the rich colors and clean designs that pair well with offset lithography or letterpress printing, have a warm quality that feels familiar, looks clean and takes time to produce. They are old school printers who have found a way for traditional printing methods to prevail in a world of Xerox machines, digital downloads and photo-realistic designs.  Read more…


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Posted on: April 9th, 2018

Every pair of chainstay and dropouts we use is filed by hand to get a crisp scallop and smooth finish. It takes a lot of time but the result is a better looking bike frame. #handmade #sopwamtos #madeinOregon


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Posted on: November 18th, 2015

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