Jeff Shay, principal of Buzzworm Studios and board chair of the C.C. Stern Type Foundry, has been making art for over 25 years. Jeff earned a BFA with Distinction (magna cum laude) from Art Center College of Design. He has taught a full range of printmaking techniques as a lab instructor at Art Center. Jeff acquired his first letterpress equipment in 1995 and has been collecting cast iron ever since. In 2010, he joined the board of the C.C. Stern Type Foundry, where he works to restore, run and display the type casting machines that form the foundry’s Museum of Metal Typography.