Typewriters: hot or hip?

Typewriters: hot or hip?

Here’s a blazing logo for yesterday’s Typewriter Jam in Portland, Oregon, sponsored by the Independent Publishing Resource Center (a haven for zines and more) and featuring Janine Vangool with her gorgeous new collection of typewriter ephemera over...
A visit to Pacific Typewriter

A visit to Pacific Typewriter

Today it was time to visit Pacific Typewriter, in southwest Portland. When I got there I instantly recognized the odd, tucked-away building from my virtual tour of U.S. typewriter shops. Oh no! I was expecting something bad. Maybe the owner was now working out of his...
A visit to Ace Typewriter

A visit to Ace Typewriter

Joining us at Ace was Portland resident and regular client Ethan Jewett: Ethan, Matt, and Lewis check out my Junior 58: An early Underwood 3-bank getting the Ace treatment: Some 19th-century machines inhabit a top shelf: My Junior enjoys the ambience of 1962, complete...