Monthly Archives: May 2014

Unbound Vol. IV Call for Entries

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Call for Entries to UNBOUND Vol. IV, the 4th annual juried exhibit of uniqueworks of art using “the book” as a material or format.

Presented by ArtisTree Gallery and Pentangle Arts Council, in conjunction with the Bookstock Literary Festival in Woodstock, VT. Open to all 2D and 3D, installation, and assemblage artists working in New England and New York. Cash Prizes.

Entry Deadline: June 14th, 2014
For full entry guidelines visit: http://www.artistreevt.org/unbound-entry/

Paper Marbling and Simple Bookbinding Workshop

Paper Marbling and Simple Bookbinding
June 15-21, 2014
At Snow Farm, The New England Crafts Program in Williamsburg, MA
Instructors: Regina and Daniel St. John of Chena River Marblers

Journey into the magic world of marbling and learn to make exquisite traditional, contemporary, and innovative marbled papers. After the papers are completed, learn simple bookbinding techniques to transform some of your papers into beautiful notepads and journals.

$625.00 days only
$810.00 overnight inclusive

For more information and to register, go to http://public.snowfarm.org/public/Preview.faces?wrkid=94.

Lecture this Tuesday Night

Illustrated Lecture on Bookbinding Leather Manufacturing
By David Lanning, J. Hewit & Sons

May 6th at 6:00pm
North Bennet Street School
150 North Street,
Boston, Massachusetts 02109
http://www.nbss.edu/about/visitingnbss.aspx

Please join us as David Lanning will give an illustrated lecture on the manufacturing of bookbinding leather at J. Hewit & Sons.

Light refreshments provided by the New England Chapter of the Guild of Book Workers.