Overcup Press Buckminster Fuller: Poet of Geometry

Easy Halloween Costumes for the Unique Bookworm

Easy Halloween Costumes for the Unique Bookworm

Oct 29, 2018

Halloween is right around the corner and what’s better than dressing up as your favorite book? Here at Overcup Press we found it hard to choose...

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Find your Overcup Book Horoscope!

Find your Overcup Book Horoscope!

Sep 25, 2018

One of my favorite parts of getting ready for the day is checking my horoscope. There are some great literary influenced horoscopes, like @astropoets on...

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Overcup Press takes a tour through Portland Art Museum

Overcup Press takes a tour through Portland Art Museum

Sep 21, 2018

Two of our favorite activities at Overcup Press are: reading books and wandering through museums. Lucky for us, we have a LOT of amazing books,...

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Four Reasons Why This “Lost Invention” is Valuable

Four Reasons Why This “Lost Invention” is Valuable

Jan 18, 2017

Though Buckminster Fuller is well known for his accomplishments in architecture and design, he explored quite a few inventions that never made waves… pun intended....

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No Need to Panic! Get Dad a Gift He’ll Love

No Need to Panic! Get Dad a Gift He’ll Love

Jun 16, 2016

Father’s Day wasn’t declared an official nationwide holiday until 1972, which is 58 years after Mother’s Day found a spot on our calendars. So, unless you’ve...

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The Life Aquatic: We Spotlight Bucky's Astounding Submarisle

The Life Aquatic: We Spotlight Bucky's Astounding Submarisle

Jun 02, 2016

You may have thought today was an ordinary day. Little did you know, something extraordinary happened 57 years ago: a man with a dream took...

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Celebrate World Environment Day with Buckminster Fuller

Celebrate World Environment Day with Buckminster Fuller

Jun 02, 2016

On June 5th we’ll be celebrating World Environment Day. It’s the United Nations most important day to encourage worldwide awareness of environmental protection. It’s only...

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Happy Birthday to Us! Overcup Press Turns Six

Happy Birthday to Us! Overcup Press Turns Six

May 25, 2016

Break out the bubbly, because it’s our birthday! May 17, 2010 marked the day Overcup became an official press! And what better way to celebrate...

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Buckminster Fuller: Free Verse Poet of Geometry

Buckminster Fuller: Free Verse Poet of Geometry

May 19, 2016

In 1975, when Buckminster Fuller was almost eighty, he gave a series of lectures on his life’s work. These talks span over forty hours and...

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Style Matching Substance: Beautiful Biographies About Beautiful Visionaries

Style Matching Substance: Beautiful Biographies About Beautiful Visionaries

May 16, 2016

It’s May 16th—happy Biographer’s Day! This day pays homage to the first meeting between Samuel Johnson (the 18th century British author of the Dictionary of...

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Buckminster Fuller’s Legacy Inspires Sustainability Projects Across the Globe

Buckminster Fuller’s Legacy Inspires Sustainability Projects Across the Globe

Apr 22, 2016

Every day, you hear about a new way that humans are harming our planet, whether it's through earthquake-causing fracking, ozone-obliterating pollution, or ecosystem-destroying business practices....

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The Big Screen, the Stage, and Beyond: Bucky is Back!

The Big Screen, the Stage, and Beyond: Bucky is Back!

Mar 03, 2016

We always love when we have reasons to talk about the late, great Buckminster Fuller. In case you haven’t seen our older blog posts, Bucky...

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Five Things You Need to Know about Buckminster Fuller

Five Things You Need to Know about Buckminster Fuller

Feb 22, 2016

The Buckminster Fuller Challenge has started up again and it's calling on all you crazy, passionate, genius-type people who want to change the world! Read on...

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Hello, Seattle!

Hello, Seattle!

Nov 17, 2015

We're pleased to be the current featured publisher in the Chin Music Press showroom at Pike Place Market in Seattle. They'll be selling all of...

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MusicFest NW is One Day Away!

MusicFest NW is One Day Away!

Aug 15, 2014

Publishing can be one lonely journey. We spend a lot of time working solo and putting in hours in front of computer screens. Artists also...

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