Hamilton Wayzgoose 2012

  • Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum, Two Rivers Wisconsin
  • Capacity: 110
  • Available spaces: 110

Wayzgoose 2012 is back and better than ever. Join us November 2, 3 and 4 for a weekend of letterpress and wood type fun. Speakers include Steven Heller, Louise Fili, Sandro Berra, Lucio Passerini, Kitty Maryatt, Rory Sparks, Gaylord Schanilec, Amos Kennedy Jr. and more. This year we've also added day-long, hands-on workshops on Friday the 2nd.

The Wayzgoose is full.

If you would like to be placed on the wait list please e-mail us at info@woodtype.org with your contact information and we will be happy to inform you of any cancellations. No refunds will be given for any cancellations.

This information is subject to change.

Program

Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum Wayzgoose 2012
Friday, November 2nd – Sunday, November 4th

Friday, November 2nd

9 AM TO 5 PM
WORKSHOPS
LUCIO PASSERINI
Il Buon Tempo - Milan, Italy
RORY SPARKS
Em-Space - Portland, Oregon
Workshops with Lucio Passerini and Rory Sparks. Must be pre-registered to participate in these workshops.

lO AM to 6 PM
OPEN REGISTRATION
Join us all day to pick up your name tag and get your goodie bag.

6 to 8 PM
CASH BAR & LIGHT APPETIZERS
Appetizers provided by Ellen Kullerstrand (yes, another Moran) featuring regional veggies, cheese, fish and cured meats.

8 to 9 PM
Featured Speaker:
LOUISE FILI
Louise Fili Ltd - New York, New York

9 to 10 PM
Featured Speaker:
SANDRO BERRA
Tipoteca Italiana - Cornuda (Treviso) Italy

10 PM to MIDNIGHT
MUSIC, CASH BAR & TELLING TALL TYPE TALES

Saturday, November 3rd

Throughout the day we’ll be featuring 4 concurrent workshops featuring Amos Kennedy, Gaylord Schanilec, Lucio Passerini, and Kitty Maryatt.

8:45 to 9:15 AM
COFFEE/PASTRIES/WAKING UP

9:15 to 9:30 AM
WELCOME & ANNOUNCEMENTS

9:30 to 10:45 AM
WORKSHOP 1

11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
WORKSHOP 2

12:15 PM to 1:45 PM
LUNCH ON YOUR OWN

1:45 to 3:00 PM
WORKSHOP 3

3:15 to 4:30 PM
WORKSHOP 4

4:30 to 6PM
BREAK
Museum will close so staff can prepare for the evening’s dinner and events at the Lighthouse Inn.


NOTE!

Saturday evening’s events will take place at the Lighthouse Inn which is a 10 minute walk from the museum.

6 to 7 PM
CASH BAR

7 to 8 PM
DINNER

8:30 to 10:00 PM
Featured Speaker:
STEVEN HELLER
School of Visual Arts - New York, New York

10:00 to 10:45 PM
TYPE TRIVIA
With David Shields and Nick Sherman

Sunday, November 4th

9 to 9:30AM
COFFEE/PASTRIES/WAKING UP

9:30 to 10:30AM
Featured Speakers:
MARY MASHBURN, FRANK ZIMMERMAN & BOB CICERO
Talk moderated by Mary Mashburn featuring Frank Zimmerman and Bob Cicero

10:30 AM to Noon
PRINT SWAP
Bring your prints to share with others. We will have a dedicated space to display works that you would like to trade with other Wayzgoose participants. Please sign-up by October 17th, 2012 by e-mailing stephanie@woodtype.org with your intention to participate.

Travel

How to get to Two Rivers, Wisconsin

Location
We're located at 1619 Jefferson Street in sunny Two Rivers Wisconsin. We're one block off of Washington Street which is Wisconsin Highway 42. If you're looking to visit or send us a letter our address is 1619 Jefferson Street, Two Rivers, WI 54241.

Basic Directions
From Milwaukee/Chicago
If you're coming from Milwaukee or Chicago take I-43 North to the Highway 310 exit and proceed east 8 miles into Two Rivers.

From Green Bay
If you're coming from Green Bay or points north you can take I-43 south and exit at 310 or take the scenic route of Hwy. 147 through Mishicot and proceed to Two Rivers.

From The Twin Cities
If you're coming from Minneapolis or points west you can take State Hwy. 29 to Green Bay and head south on Hwy 41. Drive 4 miles until you reach the Hwy 172 East exit and travel 6 miles until you reach I-43. Go south and exit at Hwy 310 or take the scenic route of Hwy. 147 through Mishicot and proceed to Two Rivers.

Housing

Housing Options Near the Museum

Lighthouse Inn
Motel within walking distance in Two Rivers
http://www.lhinn.com
1515 Memorial Drive, Two Rivers, WI 54241
Two Rivers, WI 54241
Local: 920-793-4524
Office: 888-228-6416

Village Inn on the Lake
Motel and RV site by the lake
http://www.villageinnwi.com
3310 Memorial Drive, Two Rivers, WI 54241
For Reservations: 1-800-551-4795
For General Information: 1-920-794-8818

Cool City Motel
Motel near Two Rivers
http://coolcitymotel.homestead.com
3009 Lincoln Ave, Two Rivers, WI  54241
Local: 920-793-2244 Office: 1-800-729-1520

Best Western, Manitowoc
Hotel - 10 minute drive from Two Rivers
http://www.bestwestern.com
101 Maritime Drive, Manitowoc, WI 54220
Phone: 920-682-7000
Toll Free Reservations: 800-780-7234

Holiday Inn, Manitowoc
Hotel - 25 minute drive from Two Rivers
http://www.holidayinn.com/hotels/us/en/manitowoc/mtwwi/hoteldetail
4601 Calumet Ave, Manitowoc, WI 54220
Hotel Front Desk: 920-682.6000

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