Category Archives: History

History

110 Years

This year marks the 110th anniversary of The Sterling Press (now the Sterling Name Tape Company, of course) the company my great grandfather founded using much of the equipment I am honored to use today. To celebrate, we’re turning back … Continue reading

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Stormy Weather

Update update: Our power came back on Tuesday afternoon. We had to throw away some food but it was, thankfully, just an inconvenience. Update: This post was written around 8:30 Sunday evening. But at 8:43 we lost power at home. … Continue reading

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A Move to the Country

Apologies for the long silence … in the last few months we have been busy at work printing and relocating our presses to a beautiful corner of New England. The shop move physically took only a weekend, but the decision … Continue reading

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The History of Lucky Duck Press

Lucky Duck Press is a direct descendant of Patrick’s great-grandfather’s Sterling Press of Winsted, Connecticut. In 1901, Patrick’s great-grandfather, Howard Deming, purchased a printing press by mail  for $36.10 and started The Sterling Press in the small city of Winsted, … Continue reading

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