Art Supplies
Binderies
Book Binding Supplies (online)
Bookmaking
Color Transfers
Laser Cutting
Letterpress Printing
Letterpress Type
Paper
Ink Jet Paper for Portfolios
Photography Equipment
Custom Photographic Printing & Scanning Services
Printing Services
Business Card/Postcard Printers (online)
Short-Run Digital Book Printers
Short-Run Digital Book Printers (online)
Screen Printing
Screen Printing Supplies

Art Supplies

Arch
99 Missouri St., San Francisco
415.433.2724
Closed Sundays
Student discount: 10%
www.archsupplies.com

Blick Art Materials
979 Market St., San Francisco
415.441.6075
5301 Broadway, Oakland
510.658.2787
811 University Ave., Berkeley
510.486.2600
Student discount: 10%
www.dickblick.com

Artist & Craftsman Supply
2573 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
510.704.4040
555 Pacific Ave., San Francisco
415.931.1900
Student discount: 10%. Class kits: 20%
www.artistcraftsman.com

FLAX
1699 Market St., San Francisco
415.552.2355
Closed Sundays
www.flaxart.com

The Inkstone
2302 Bowdwitch, Berkeley
510.843.1162
www.theinkstone.com

Sinopia Pigments & Materials
1340 Bryant St., San Francisco
415.824.3180
Closed Saturdays and Sundays
www.sinopia.com
(Pigments • Gilding Supplies • Decorative Paint • Fresco Supplies • Paint Tools)

Utrecht
149 New Montgomery St., San Francisco
415.777.6920
1930 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco
415.409.1359
1909 University Ave., Berkeley
510.649.0808
www.utrechtart.com

Binderies

Arnold’s Bindery
915 Linden Ave., South San Francisco
650.872.3998

Dyami M. Bol CCA graduate
510.655.8302
yodogz@yahoo.com

Herring & Robinson
100 North Hill Dr., Unit 5, Brisbane
415.468.0440
www.herringandrobinsonbookbinders.com
(Highly recommended by GD students. The owner, Joel Martinelli, has proven to be extremely helpful and his services are reasonably priced.)

The Key Printing & Binding
5851 Ocean View Dr., Oakland
510.595.3311
By appointment only
www.thekeyprintingandbinding.com
(Books & Portfolios • Binders & Albums • Custom Boxes • Record boxes • Business Cards • Invitations • Flyers • Menus • CD and Record Packaging Highly recommended by GD students. According to one thesis student: “They are a pleasure to work with—especially if you have an unusual binding request.”)

Pettingell Book Bindery
Klaus-Ullrich Rotzscher
2181 Bancroft Way, Berkeley
510.845.3653
www.pettingellbookbindery.com
(High quality bookbinding supplies, such as needles, thread, linen tapes, bone folders, binder’s board, book cloth and more.)

San Francisco Center for the Book
375 Rhode Island St., San Francisco
415.565.0545
www.sfcb.org
(Teaching the arts and crafts that go into hand made books. Workshops range from intro to yearlong courses; from traditional bookbinding to cutting-edge printing techniques to experimental book forms.)

Spiral Binding
2730 16th St., San Francisco
415.864.6330

Taurus Bookbindery
2736 16th St., San Francisco
415.671.2233
www.taurusbookbindery.com

Bookbinding Supplies (online)

Gane Brothers & Lane
800.323.0596
www.ganebrothers.com

Hollander’s
734.741.7531
www.hollanders.com
(Decorative Papers • Bookbinding Supplies)

Bookmaking

Adhesive Products
520 Cleveland Ave., Albany
510.526.7616
www.adhesiveproductsinc.com
(For local bulk quantities of PVA, 5 gallon minimum.)

Artist & Craftsman Supply
2573 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley
510.704.4040
Student discount: 10%. Class kits: 20%
555 Pacific Ave, San Francisco
415.931.1900
www.artistcraftsman.com
(Great place for bookmaking supplies; e.g., inexpensive davy board, tools, also paper and general art supplies.)

Bauer Engraving
11290 Sunrise Gold Circle, Suite G, Rancho Cordova
916.631.9800
www.bauerengraving.com
(Embossing die made for stamping text or a design onto a book.)

The Caning Shop
926 Gilman St., Berkeley
510.527.5010
www.caning.com
(Excellent stock of 4-ply waxed linen thread, 100 yds per spool, available in dozen of colors.)

Pettingell Book Bindery
Klaus-Ullrich Rotzscher
2181 Bancroft Way, Berkeley
510.845.3653
www.pettingellbookbindery.com
(Has a small retail area with high quality bookbinding supplies, such as needles, thread, linen tapes, bone folders, binder’s board, book cloth and more.)

Sartor / Quality Saw Works
250 Bayshore Blvd., San Francisco
415.282.6093
(To get your guillotine or board shear blades sharpened.)

Color Transfers

Perfect Color
Randy Greer
925.287.1338
Student discount: 10% to 15%, exclusive of rush orders
www.psykocat.fatcow.com
(Randy is terrific to work with, and has made many transfers for the Advanced Design Studio: Identity students. Can make multicolored, registered transfers.)

Laser Cutting

CCA Rapid Prototyping Studio
The LaserCAMM laser cutter is a computerized, rapid prototyping machine that is capable of cutting or scoring intricate and miniature two-dimensional shapes with a high degree of accuracy. Students must attend an orientation to become authorized to use the laser cutter.
Visit RPS scheduler for dates & times of orientations: www.rpstudio.roomclockit.com
www.cca.edu/about/administration/studio-resources/lasercamm

Letterpress Printing

Norman Clayton Classic Letterpress
756 S. Rice Road, Ojai
510.579.0777
www.classicletterpress.biz

The Ligature
750 Gilman St., Berkeley
510.526.5181
www.theligature.com

Zebra Graphics
1182 Folsom St., San Francisco
415.920.2823
www.zebra-graphics.com
(Inexpensive film for photopolymer plates. Upload your file, and pick up the film later. Epson 9800 proofing plotter.)

Letterpress Type

M&H Type
1802 Hays St., The Presidio, San Francisco
415.668-2546
mandhtype@arionpress.com
www.arionpress.com/mandh
(M&H casts type and sells a variety of fonts, ornaments, borders, spacing and more.)

Paper

Arch
99 Missouri St., San Francisco
415.433.2724
Closed Sundays
Student discount: 10%
www.archsupplies.com

FLAX
1699 Market St., San Francisco
415.552.2355
www.flaxart.com
(Impressive range of papers: handmade, printed patterns, special textures, natural fibers, and fine art papers.)

JC Paper
999 Andersen Dr., Suite 180, San Rafael
415.456.1331
Student Discount: 15%
www.jcpaper.com
(Good selection; might require special order.)

Kelly Paper Store
296 27th St., Oakland
510.444.6727
Class kit discount: 10%
www.kellypaper.com
(Good for Mohawk superfine and other commercial grades to run through your Epson or laser printer. Also carries envelopes and screenprinting materials.)

Kelly Paper Store
1375 Howard St., San Francisco
415.522.0420
Class kit discount: Variable
www.kellypaper.com
(Good for Mohawk superfine and other commercial grades to run through your Epson or laser printer. Also carries envelopes and screenprinting materials.)

Miki's Paper
1801 4th St., Berkeley
510.845.9530
Student discount: None
www.mikispaper.com
(Japanese handmade paper. Purchase the paper by the sheet or pre-cut into stationery, as origami squares, or even as laser-printable reams.)

Paper Source
740 Hearst Ave., Berkeley
510.665.7800
www.paper-source.com

Paper Plus Outlet
1629 San Pablo Ave., Berkeley
510.525.1799
Student discount: 10%
www.paperplusoutlet.com

Payn’s Stationery
1791 Solano Ave., Berkeley
510.526.3056
www.paynsonsolano.com
(Sells small quantities of the rare #11 and #12 envelopes—in which you can insert a regular #10 envelope without folding! In fact, it looks like they carry every rare envelope size.)

Ink Jet Paper for Portfolios

Red River
888.248.8774
www.redrivercatalog.com
(Premium Photographic Inkjet Papers. From inexpensive RC and matte photo papers to recycled and specialty papers—30+ different weights, sizes, finishes or types of inkjet media. They also offer double-sided papers. Takes a while to ship, so keep that in mind when ordering.)

Photography Equipment

Adolph Gasser
181 2nd St., San Francisco
415.495.3852
Student discount: 10% (most items); 15% on rentals
www.gassersphoto.com

Calumet
2001 Bryant St., San Francisco
415.643.9275
Student discount: See website’s Students and Teachers Program section
www.calumetphoto.com

JCX Expendables
3050 23rd St., San Francisco
415.824.4110
Student discount: 10%
www.jcxex.com

Looking Glass Photo & Camera
2848 Telegraph Ave., Berkeley
510.548.6888
www.lookingglassphoto.com

Pro Camera Rental & Supply
1405 Minnesota St., San Francisco
415.282.7368
Note: Fri–Mon weekend rental is single-day rate
www.procamerarental.com

Custom Photographic Printing & Scanning Services

Dickerman Prints
1141 Howard St., San Francisco
415.252.1300
www.dickermanprints.com
(Custom photographic printing and scanning. Print on Demand: self-serve digital C-prints on Fujicolor Crystal Archive paper. Upload your prints remotely, or bring them to their lab.)

Printing Services

ARC Document Solutions
945 Bryant St., San Francisco
415.495.8700
www.e-arc.com/ca/sanfrancisco/bryant
201 Jackson St., San Francisco
415.544.2535
www.e-arc.com/ca/sanfrancisco/jackson
1700 Jefferson St., Oakland
510.287.5485
www.e-arc.com/ca/oakland

Canterbury Media Services
2117 Fourth St., Studio C, Berkeley
510.649.3001
www.canterburymedia.com

CCA DFAS (Digital Fine Art Studio)
Affordable, quality printing and scanning resource (mandatory training workshop) located on Oakland campus, Irwin Hall. Print media include film, fabric (cotton, linen or silk), Epson archival, heavyweight photo papers, watercolor paper, etc.
• Epson inkjet printers
9900: 44ʺ photo or matte black
9880: 44ʺ matte black
4900: 17ʺ photo or matte black
• FilmMaker Printer
black ink on fast-positive film
www.technology.cca.edu/hours/printing/dfas

Chum’s Design and Print
582 Market St., #100, San Francisco
415.399.3834
M–F 9-5:30
Student discount: 10% on select services
www.chumsdesignandprint.com
(Paper available for sale: Espon, Moab, Brilliant, Red River, Fabriano. Prints from 8.5x11" to 13x19" • Oversize printing • Portfolio printing [inkjet and digital printing] • Perfect binding • Oversize laminating • Color scanning.)

Colour Drop
727 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco
415.353.5720
www.colourdrop.com

Copy Circle
959 Taraval St., San Francisco
415.665.5757
www.copycircle.com

Direct Response Imaging
290 Seventh St., San Francisco
415.294.7778
drisf.wordpress.com

Fastprint
3410 Lakeshore Ave., Oakland
510.763.2661
www.fastprintonline.com

FedEx Office/Kinko’s
1 Daniel Burnham Ct, Ste 10C, San Francisco
415.292.2500
726 Market St., San Francisco
415.391-0951
3167 College Ave., Berkeley
510.597.1624
5895 Christie Ave., Emeryville
510.594.9800
www.local.fedex.com

Green Copy
5267 Broadway, Oakland (across street from CCA)
510.547.0646
www.greencopy.net

H&H Imaging
333 Alabama St., San Francisco
415.431.4731
www.hhimaging.com

Let Us Copy, Print & Design
120 Pine St., San Francisco
415.788.0101
www.let-us.com

The Key Printing and Binding
5851 Ocean View Dr., Oakland
510.595.3311
By appointment only.
www.thekeyprintingandbinding.com

Logos Graphics
499 Alabama St., #126, San Francisco
415.552.0817
info@logosgraphics.net
www.logosgraphics.net
(Large Format Digital Output • Film + Plates • Book-Binding • Screenprinting • Vinyl Cutting • Paper + Finishing Services • Letterpress • Offset Printing • Pre-Press Consultation.)

North Beach Copy
523 Green St., San Francisco
415.399.1777
www.northbeachcopy.com

Oscar Printing
57 Columbia Square, San Francisco
415.626.8818
www.oscarprinting.com
(Frank La and his team do printing for many of the CCA gd faculty, AIGA SF, Facebook Communications Design Team, etc.)

Pyramid Printing & Graphics
325 Harbor Way, South San Francisco
650.871.0290
www.pyramidgraphics.net

Photoworks San Francisco
2077A Market St., San Francisco
415.626.6800
Student discount: 10%
www.photoworkssf.com
(Prints From Digital Files • Scanning Services • Double-sided printing • Open 7 days a week.)

SF Print
500 Larkin St., San Francisco
415.346.3777
www.sfprint.com

Business Card/Postcard Printers (online)

Print 100
www.print100.com/global/cgi/main.aspx

MOO
us.moo.com

Modern Postcard
www.modernpostcard.com

Short-Run Digital Book Printers

Pyramid Printing & Graphics
325 Harbor Way, South San Francisco
650.871.0290
www.pyramidgraphics.net
(Prints one-offs and small book runs, post-cards, and portfolios for students, including theses. Xerox iGen3 for color printing and Xerox Docutech 6135 for black and white.)

Short-Run Digital Book Printers (online)

www.blurb.com
www.shutterfly.com
www.lulu.com
www.magcloud.com
www.viovio.com
www.cafepress.com
www.adoramapix.com
www.apple.com/ilife/print-products.html

Screen Printing

Bloom Press
2310 Telegraph Ave., Oakland
510.834.2310
nat@bloompress.com
www.bloompress.com

Screen Printing Supplies

Dorn Ernst W & Co
2951 Gordon, San Francisco
408.245.3630
Student discount: none

Midwest
21054 Alexander Ct., San Francisco
510.732.5800
Student discount: Yes (ask for Paul Louie)
www.midwestsign.com