Join us in Two Rivers, Wisconsin for this year's event November 8-10, 2019. The Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum annual Wayzgoose type conference hosts designers, printers, typographers and letter geeks of all stripes from across the globe. It is a weekend filled with workshops, type talk and great speakers.
Get a sneak peek at what it is like to attend a Hamilton Wayzgoose. This film was created at our 2016 conference.
2019 SCHEDULE of EVENTS
Friday, November 8, 2019
Our hands-on workshops on Friday will run from 9:00 am till 4:30 pm. You must pre-register and the cost is NOT included in the Wayzgoose Access Pass. Workshops are on a first come, first served basis, and they sell out quickly!
8:45 am – Registration Desk Open for Hands-on Workshop Attendees
9:00 am- 4:30pm – Hands-on workshops (Must be pre-registered!)
This year's workshop presenters:
• Neuland Calligraphy & Printing with Paul Shaw and Grendl Löfkvist
• Vandercook maintenance and repair with Paul Moxon
• Wood Engraving: Miniature Letterpress Images, Ornaments, Monograms and
More with RP Hale and Joanne Price
• I Can Print That! with Heather Moulder and Cory Wasnewsky
10:00am – Registration Desk Open for All Conference Attendees
2:00pm – Hamilton Museum Tour
4:45pm – Wood type cutting demonstration at the Pantograph
Calligraphy demonstration with Paul Shaw and Grendl Löfkvist
Stone carving demo with Nick Benson
6:00pm – Cocktails and Dinner
7:45pm – Welcoming Remarks
with Museum Directors Jim Moran, Bill Moran, Stephanie Carpenter
8:30 pm – Keynote Speaker: Lynne Yun
10:00 pm – Music, Cash Bar, & Telling of Tall Type Tales
Saturday, November 9, 2019
8:30 am – Breakfast open. Join us for a free, delicious breakfast at the museum!
Throughout the day there are 8 featured speaker sessions, each taking place in the Presentation Hall. See topic descriptions on our Speaker Page.
9:00am - 9:45am – Celene Aubry
9:45am - 10:30am – Nichola Benson
10:30am - 10:45am – Coffee Break
10:45am - 11:30am – Justine Nagan
11:30am - 12:15pm – Paul Pegnato
12:15pm - 2:00pm Lunch on your own
2:00pm - 2:45pm – Glenn Fleishman
2:45pm - 3:30pm – Allison Chapman
3:30pm - 3:45pm – Coffee Break
3:45pm - 5:15pm – Los Ultimos film / Pablo Pivetta & Nicolas Rodriguez Fuchs
5:30pm – Cash bar at the Museum
6:30pm – Dinner
7:45pm – Short Topic Speaker
8:00pm – Keynote Speaker: Russell Maret
9:00pm – Type Trivia
9:45pm – After Party at Rudy's Lanes
Sunday, November 10, 2019
8:30am – Breakfast open; join us for a free, delicious breakfast at the museum!
9:45am – Keynote Speakers: Tracy Honn Interview
with Hamilton Type cutters Georgianne Liesch and Mardell Doubek
11:00am – Print Swap & Sell (Only 30 tables available, if you want to participate
with a table you must purchase in advance on the registration page.)
1:00pm – End of Day Three...Thank you for coming!