NEGBW at the Book Arts Bazaar this Sunday

Join the NEGBW at the Book Arts Bazaar at USM in Portland, ME this weekend! The bazaar is a festival with book artists, papermakers, bookbinders, printmakers, educators, writers, and all things related to the book. The event is Sunday, April 8th from 10am to 3 pm at the Wishcamper Center and is free and open to the public. Hope to see you there!

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NEGBW Print & Paper Exchange gallery

Thirteen members recently participated in our second annual snail mail print & paper exchange around the optional theme of Architecture. We encouraged participants to create their pieces using any type of technique and format. No size or material restrictions as long as the items could be sent through the mail. The prints created are wonderful and varied, in style, approach, and medium, and made for a really fun exchange. Keep en eye out for future exchanges and new themes!

If you’d like to see last year’s print exchange, click here.

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New England GBW 2nd Annual Print & Paper Exchange

New England GBW 2nd Annual Print & Paper Exchange

Join us for our second annual New England Chapter Print and Paper Exchange! Each participant will be asked to create an edition of up to 10 to 12 prints to send to other participating members. In return, you will receive the same number of unique prints from fellow members.

We can’t wait to start sharing and swapping your incredible creations this year – to participate, just sign up using the form below. Please note: you must be a NEGBW member to participate in this exchange.

Deadline for sign-up is JANUARY 28, 2018. Your list of recipients and their addresses will be emailed out before the end of February. You are responsible for covering the cost of creating your edition and for postage. We ask that you create something that can be sent successfully through the mail. Your editions should be postmarked no later than March 11, 2018.

–Optional Theme: Architecture, something in your area or neighborhood that inspires you.

–Any method of creating is welcome! Just remember, you must be able to make an edition of the design. Postcards are ok, but please keep in mind that unprotected items may get damaged in the mail.

–Please make sure your mailing address is up to date throughout the exchange so that you will be sure to receive the prints you exchanged for.

–Once you have completed your entry, please send a jpeg of 300+dpi to negbwprograms@gmail.com to be included in an online exhibit to go up on the New England Chapter website.

To see the prints from last year, visit the NEGBW blog post: https://negbw.wordpress.com/2017/04/05/1490/

And remember, please drop your edition off in the mail no later than March 11, 2018.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Kate Levy at negbwprograms@gmail.com or Erin Fletcher at newenglandgbw@gmail.com.

Paper and Print Exchange

Twelve members recently participated in a snail mail print exchange around the optional theme of Spring. We encouraged participants to create their pieces using any type of medium and format. No size restrictions as long as the items could be sent through the mail. The results are quite delightful, ranging in technique and design, but all pushing toward a much brighter and warmer season.

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New England Print and Paper Exchange

Join us for our first annual New England Chapter Print and Paper Exchange! Each participant will be asked to create an edition of up to 10 to 12 prints to send to other participating members. In return, you will receive the same number of unique prints from fellow members.

We can’t wait to start sharing and swapping your incredible creations this year – to participate, just sign up using the form below. Please note: you must be a NEGBW member to participate in this exchange.

Deadline for sign-up is FEBRUARY 12, 2017. Your list of recipients and their addresses will be emailed out before the end of February. You are responsible for covering the cost of creating your edition and for postage. We ask that you create something that can be sent successfully through the mail. Your editions should be postmarked no later than March 21, 2017.

–Optional Theme: Spring Equinox, but make anything that moves you

–Any method of creating is welcome! Just remember, you must be able to make an edition of the design.

–Please make sure your mailing address is up to date throughout the exchange so that you will be sure to receive the prints you exchanged for.

–Once you have completed your entry, please send a jpeg of 300dpi+ to negbwprograms@gmail.com to be included in an online exhibit to go up on the New England Chapter website.

And remember, please drop your edition off in the mail no later then March 21, 2017.

If the form below does not work for you, sign up for the exchange here.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Kate Levy at negbwprograms@gmail.com or Erin Fletcher at newenglandgbw@gmail.com.

Best,
Erin Fletcher
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New England Chapter Chair