Microcosm's Joe Biel interviews Overcup Press Co-Founder and VP of Marketing Rachel Bell

Microcosm's Joe Biel interviews Overcup Press Co-Founder and VP of Marketing Rachel Bell

Jun 24, 2018

Rachel Bell, our co-founder and VP of Marketing, sat down with Microcosm's Joe Biel to talk about Overcup Press and what has changed in 8...

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Maryanna Hoggatt and Tolly Take the Bronze!

Maryanna Hoggatt and Tolly Take the Bronze!

Jun 24, 2018

PubWest has announced the 2018 Book Design Award Winners and we are so excited to announce Tolly took the Bronze in the Illustrated Children's Book category! Congratulations...

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Tilikum Crossing, Bridge of the People: Special Package

Tilikum Crossing, Bridge of the People: Special Package

May 27, 2018

With only 2 days until the release of our newest book, everyone here at Overcup is buzzing with excitement. Tilikum Crossing, Bridge of the People:...

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Watch Now: 7 Fascinating Must-See Videos of Tilikum Crossing

Watch Now: 7 Fascinating Must-See Videos of Tilikum Crossing

May 21, 2018

Image Source: Wikipedia We’ve said it before: Tilikum Crossing is Portland’s coolest bridge. That’s why we’ve rounded up the following clips, which provide glimpses into...

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Our Attempt at Celebrating World Baking Day

Our Attempt at Celebrating World Baking Day

May 16, 2018

Happy World Baking Day! To celebrate this sweet holiday we here at Overcup Press where inspired to make some tasty treats. With our newest book...

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10 Inspiring Arts Events Happening in Portland This Month

10 Inspiring Arts Events Happening in Portland This Month

May 09, 2018

Image source: https://unsplash.com/photos/YLpyN3uaZqI Along with May flowers, Portland’s summer art scene is beginning to bloom. Time to unwrap yourself from your blanket burrito, open the...

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Why Tilikum Crossing is the Best Bridge in Portland

Why Tilikum Crossing is the Best Bridge in Portland

May 01, 2018

Tilikum Crossing is my favorite bridge in Portland. Which is definitely saying something, because there are so many to choose from—we don’t call it Bridgetown...

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Happy (Spaceship) Earth Day!: 5 lessons from Buckminster Fuller

Happy (Spaceship) Earth Day!: 5 lessons from Buckminster Fuller

Apr 22, 2018

“Now there is one outstandingly important fact regarding Spaceship Earth, and that is that no instruction book came with it.” — Richard Buckminster Fuller In...

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20 Things To Do At The Wooden Tulip Festival

20 Things To Do At The Wooden Tulip Festival

Apr 21, 2018

The sun's out and the temperature is warming up which means this is the perfect opportunity to take a day trip to the Wooden Tulip...

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Everything You Need to Know About Design Week Portland

Everything You Need to Know About Design Week Portland

Apr 14, 2018

Photo by Zach Savinar on Unsplash With over a hundred different events taking place, Design Week Portland is guaranteed to have something that sparks your...

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Lace Up Your Shoes for Bridge to Brews!

Lace Up Your Shoes for Bridge to Brews!

Apr 06, 2018

The air is warm(er). The sun is (mostly) shining. It’s the right time for two things: running and drinking beer. But why choose? The Bridge...

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Celebrate All Things French On French Language Day

Celebrate All Things French On French Language Day

Mar 19, 2018

Bonjour! Did you know that March 20th is French Language Day? French is arguably one of the most beautiful and romantic languages in the world,...

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Dine and Be Merry—It's Portland Dining Month!

Dine and Be Merry—It's Portland Dining Month!

Mar 09, 2018

Portland Dining Month is happening all across the city this March, and it’s the perfect time to try something new and take advantage of this...

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Celebrate Women Authors on International Women's Day

Celebrate Women Authors on International Women's Day

Mar 08, 2018

Today is International Women’s Day! While we’ve discussed the importance of recognizing women in the arts, since that time, half of our backlist has been...

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Portland Night Market and How To Make the Most of It

Portland Night Market and How To Make the Most of It

Feb 20, 2018

Want to explore what the city has to offer? Check out Portland Night Market! Taking place inside a one-hundred-year-old produce row warehouse in SE Portland,...

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Valentine's Day 2018: Make it an Artful One!

Valentine's Day 2018: Make it an Artful One!

Feb 13, 2018

Valentine’s Day is here again! If you and your sweetie are looking for something different to do this Valentine’s Day, consider going out to one...

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On this Valentine's Day, give the gift of books!

On this Valentine's Day, give the gift of books!

Feb 06, 2018

Whether you are a heart-and-flowers die-hard Valentino, or abhor what some call a Hallmark holiday, we can all agree we need more love in the...

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Calling All Children (and Children-at-Heart)!

Calling All Children (and Children-at-Heart)!

Feb 05, 2018

Children’s Authors and Illustrators Week is upon us. Started by the Children’s Authors Network (CAN!), the first full week in February is devoted to hosting...

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It's a new year! And there's a new distillery in town!

It's a new year! And there's a new distillery in town!

Jan 31, 2018

It’s a new year. Maybe you’ve made some resolutions, maybe you haven’t. But one thing is for sure--there’s a new distillery in town. And you...

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A book, a camera, and a Shelfie

A book, a camera, and a Shelfie

Jan 26, 2018

There are very few times it’s OK to make noise in a library, but one of them is Library Shelfie Day! This fun, social media...

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Hot Holiday Cocktail Ideas

Hot Holiday Cocktail Ideas

Dec 22, 2017

“Oh, the weather outside is frightful . . .” With the winter solstice marking the shortest day of the year and the official start of...

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The Holidays are Here!

The Holidays are Here!

Dec 05, 2017

The holiday gifting season is upon us and with that comes a plethora of events. On any given day in Portland you can find a...

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Overcup Books and Indie Holiday Gift Guides

Overcup Books and Indie Holiday Gift Guides

Nov 10, 2017

One of the best things about being an Indie publisher in the Pacific Northwest is the support from bookstores and booksellers. Overcup Press is humbled...

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A recap of the Ashland Lit Fest from our SOU intern Patrick

A recap of the Ashland Lit Fest from our SOU intern Patrick

Nov 08, 2017

“Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself” – William Faulkner On October 28, 2017, over...

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