Printed Ephemera

Shazam! A-2 Card

Shazam! A-2 Card

Limited run, letterpress printed using three bold spot colors on 18 pt. Kraft Duplex paper, this card is suitable for both heroes or villains on any occasion.

The card is made out of 18 pt. 100% recycled duplex paper with the Kraft color on the outside and the recycled white on the inside for easy note making.

Die cut with rounded corners to A2 size, 5.5" x 4.25."

Card comes with a matching yellow envelope, contained within a poly sleeve. The card is blank inside.

$3.00

 

Willamette Hop Cones Keepsake Card

Willamette Hop Cones Keepsake Card

What the early life of a nice craft beer looks like. A close-up image of Willamette hop cones in mid-summer, tri-color printed on 100% recycled paperboard.

Sumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques. 

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.  

Size: 4" x 6"

$4.50

 

Washington Diecut A-2 Card

Washington Diecut A-2 Card

This card features a die-cut window in the shape of Washington, the evergreen state.

You can insert something inside the card to be framed by Washington, like a five dollar bill, or a bright piece of paper, or a polaroid snapshot, or nothing but the note that you write on the inside.

The card is made out of 18 pt. 100% recycled duplex paper with the Kraft color on the outside and the recycled white on the inside for easy note making.
Die cut with rounded corners to A2 size, 5.5" x 4.25."

Card comes with a matching envelope, contained within a poly sleeve. The card is blank inside.

Size: 5.5" x 4.25"

$3.00

 

Chainrings A-2 cards

Chainrings A-2 cards

This is a card version of the original poster produced for the Stumptown Printers' Bike Poster project.

Cards are printed offset on 100% recycled extra thick 140# cover stock and die cut with rounded corners to A2 size, 5.5" x 4.25."

Printed with vegetable-based ink.

Comes with a matching envelope.

$3.00

 

Everyday Mechanisms: Watering Can A-2 Card

Everyday Mechanisms: Watering Can A-2 Card

"Everyday mechanisms that are beautiful in their own simple, mechanical way"

Watering Can image offset printed using two spot colors on 100% PCW recycled Kraft Duplex paper. White on the inside for writing messages and kraft on the outside for a natural look. This card is die cut with rounded corners and comes with a matching envelope, contained within a poly sleeve. The card is blank inside.

$3.00

 

Root Vegetables Keepsake Card

Root Vegetables Keepsake Card

Root vegetables at the farmers market.

Image tri-color printed on 100% recycled paperboard. Stumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques. 

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.  

Size: 4" x 6"

$4.50

 

Oregon Die-Cut A-2 card

Oregon Die-Cut A-2 card

This card features a die-cut window in the shape of the great state of Oregon.

You can insert something inside the card to be framed by Oregon, like a five dollar bill, or a bright piece of paper, or a polaroid snapshot, or nothing but the note that you write on the inside.

The card is made out of 18 pt. 100% recycled duplex paper with the Kraft color on the outside and the recycled white on the inside for easy note making.

Die cut with rounded corners to A2 size, 5.5" x 4.25."

Card comes with a matching envelope, contained within a poly sleeve. The card is blank inside.

$3.00

 

Everyday Mechanisms: Hex Bolt & Nut A-2 Card

Everyday Mechanisms: Hex Bolt & Nut A-2 Card

"Everyday mechanisms that are beautiful in their own simple, mechanical way"

Hex Bolt & Nut image offset printed using two spot colors on 100% PCW recycled Kraft Duplex paper. White on the inside for writing messages and kraft on the outside for a natural look. This card is die cut with rounded corners and comes with a matching envelope, contained within a poly sleeve. The card is blank inside.

$3.00

 

Oregon Cyclotour A-2 card

Oregon Cyclotour A-2 card

This card features a photo image of a cyclotourist pedaling toward Mt. Hood on an empty two-lane highway.

Two wheels and an open highway in Oregon means fun and adventure.

Card is die cut with rounded corners and comes with a matching envelope, contained within a poly sleeve.

Cards are printed offset on 100% recycled extra thick 140# cover stock.

Printed with vegetable-based ink.

$3.00

 

Late Summer Bounty Keepsake Card

Late Summer Bounty Keepsake Card

Late summer bounty at the farmers market. Image tri-color printed on 100% recycled paperboard.

Sumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques. 

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.  

Size: 4" x 6"

$4.50

 

Alaska Diecut A-2 Card

Alaska Diecut A-2 Card

This card features a die-cut window in the shape of the state of Alaska, the last frontier.

You can insert something inside the card to be framed by Alaska, like a five dollar bill, or a bright piece of paper, or a polaroid snapshot, or nothing but the note that you write on the inside.

The card is made out of 18 pt. 100% recycled duplex paper with the Kraft color on the outside and the recycled white on the inside for easy note making.
Die cut with rounded corners to A2 size, 5.5" x 4.25."

Card comes with a matching envelope, contained within a poly sleeve. The card is blank inside.

Size: 5.5" x 4.25"

$3.00

 

Everyday Mechanisms: Tricycle A-2 Card

Everyday Mechanisms: Tricycle A-2 Card

"Everyday mechanisms that are beautiful in their own simple, mechanical way"

Vintage tricycle image offset printed using two spot colors on 100% PCW recycled Kraft Duplex paper. White on the inside for writing messages and kraft on the outside for a natural look. This card is die cut with rounded corners and comes with a matching envelope, contained within a poly sleeve. The card is blank inside.

$3.00

 

California Diecut A-2 Card

California Diecut A-2 Card

This card features a die-cut window in the shape of the golden state, California.

You can insert something inside the card to be framed by California, like a five dollar bill, or a bright piece of paper, or a polaroid snapshot, or nothing but the note that you write on the inside.

The card is made out of 18 pt. 100% recycled duplex paper with the Kraft color on the outside and the recycled white on the inside for easy note making.
Die cut with rounded corners to A2 size, 5.5" x 4.25."

Card comes with a matching envelope, contained within a poly sleeve. The card is blank inside.

Size: 5.5" x 4.25"

$3.00

 

Cyclotour A-2 card

Cyclotour A-2 card

This is a card version of the original poster produced for the Stumptown Printers' Bike Poster project.

Cards are printed offset on 100% recycled extra thick 140# cover stock and die cut with rounded corners to A2 size, 5.5" x 4.25."

Design by Eric Bagdonas.

Printed with vegetable-based ink.

Comes with a matching envelope.

$3.00

 

Portland Sign Keepsake Card

Portland Sign Keepsake Card

The 65 foot Portland sign hanging above the marque of "The Schnitz" concert hall has been welcoming show goers since 1928.

The theater originally opened as a vaudeville venue called "Portland Publix Theatre."

Sumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques. The Portland sign image was printed using Tri-color process.

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.  

These cards evoke a tremendous sense of nostalgia and are a true delight to send and receive.

Size: 4" x 6"

$4.50

 

Portland Rose Keepsake Card

Portland Rose Keepsake Card

A rose in the City of Roses. 

Sumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques. The rose image was printed using Tri-color process.

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.  

These cards evoke a tremendous sense of nostalgia and are a true delight to send and receive.

Size: 4" x 6"

$4.50

 

Portland Skyline Keepsake Card

Portland Skyline Keepsake Card

Downtown Portland capped by Mt. Hood, as viewed from the lawn of the Pittock Mansion. 

Sumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques. The skyline was printed using Tri-color process.

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.  

These cards evoke a tremendous sense of nostalgia and are a true delight to send and receive.

Size: 4" x 6"

$4.50

 

Grab Bag of Ephemera

An eclectic sampling of our printed pieces from the distant past and almost future. You get what we send. We'll send good stuff.

$5.00

 

Linotype Matrix Slide Being Keepsake Card

Linotype Matrix Slide Being Keepsake Card

In addition to casting slugs of type for letterpress printing, the Linotype machine also is capable of producing decorative material. Ruled and ornamental borders are made with brass matrix slides and a slide block. This little fella is made from hand mitered borders and type — all cast with a Linotype Model 31. Here, our little pal recognizes the individual beauty of letters in the night sky. 

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.  

Letterpress printed in 4 runs. Edition of 333. 150 available for purchase. 

$5.50

 

White Stag Sign Keepsake Card

White Stag Sign Keepsake Card

Since its installation in 1940, the "White Stag" sign has become a popular symbol of Portland. Advertising various commercial interests including the White Stag clothing brand until 2010, the sign is now owned by the city and welcomes visitors to the downtown core. 

Stumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques.
The White Stag image was printed using Tri-color process.

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.  

$4.50

 

Kayaks on Willamette River Keepsake Card

Kayaks on Willamette River Keepsake Card

Kayaks await paddlers near the east side of the Hawthorne Bridge.
Willamette River, Portland, OR. 

Stumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques. The kayaks image was printed using Tri-color process.

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.  

These cards evoke a tremendous sense of nostalgia and are a true delight to send and receive.

Size: 4" x 6"

$4.50

 

Paul Bunyon Keepsake Card

Paul Bunyon Keepsake Card

American folk hero Paul Bunyan is a symbol of hard work and industriousness. Standing 31 feet tall in Portland's Kenton neighborhood since 1959, ready to get to work and overcome all obstacles, Paul must not have gotten the memo that Portland is the place "where young people retire."

Stumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques. The Paul Bunyan image was printed using Tri-color process.

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.

$4.50

 

Broadway Bridge Keepsake Card

Broadway Bridge Keepsake Card

The Broadway Bridge, built in 1913, is one of eight iconic bridges that serve Portland's downtown neighborhoods.An estimated 19,000 bicycle trips daily are made over Portland's bridges. 

Stumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques.The Broadway Bridge image was printing using Tri-color process.

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.  

$4.50

 

Union Station Keepsake Card

Union Station Keepsake Card

Portland's historic Union Station has been welcoming rail passengers since 1896. At the time of its construction the station was one of America's largest and is still one of the most beautiful train stations in operation. 

Stumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques. The Union Station image was printed using Tri-color process.

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print.

$4.50

 

Fremont Bridge at Twilight Keepsake Card

Fremont Bridge at Twilight Keepsake Card

After a plate of Perogies purchased from Portland's favorite Polish speak easy, a stroll through the Overlook neighborhood near the bluffs yielded this view.

Stumptown Printers keepsake prints are made in small batch editions using both Letterpress and traditional Offset Lithographic printing techniques. Fremont Bridge at Twilight image was printing using Tri-color process.

Each package contains a continental-sized (4" x 6") print with blank area for note writing, a custom-made envelope which includes decorative linotype-composed printing, and an information tag that describes the production process and equipment used to produce the print. 

$4.50

 

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