Category Archives: Book Making & Binding

Book making workshop with Peter Stanford

By  PPA member, Peter Stanford The Embroiders Guild, Blue Mountains branch invited me to teach a workshop for 2 days to make a Coptic stitched book and a box to put that book in. I had 9 students and all … Continue reading

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Paper casting workshop with Barbara Landes

Follow some simple steps for casting handmade paper in this overview of a 2013 workshop held by Barbara Landes.  This video really demonstrates to the novice how to create a variety of castings using various objects and methods.  An excellent … Continue reading

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The Brooklyn Art Library

Ever created a sketchbook?  Well at the Brooklyn Art Library you can find tens of thousands of sketchbooks from around the world. Want to have your sketchbook in the library?  Here’s how: Sign up, receive a blank sketchbook, fill it … Continue reading

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Works on Paper Award: Call for entries

Calling all Artists – ENTRIES NOW OPEN.   TOTAL PRIZE POOL: $12,000 The Banyule Award for Works on Paper is awarded biennially to an outstanding contemporary work on paper.  It is an acquisitive prize, with the winning artwork entered into the … Continue reading

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Monroe County Library invites you to submit an entry:

ELIGIBILITY for artists residing within the United States: Artists must be 18 years of age or older. Entries must be original, unsold work not previously shown at the Rochester Public Library in an Art of the Book Show. The artist(s) … Continue reading

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25th Anniversary Open Day:

Yesterday we opened our doors to the public.  We invited them to come and see what we do, to have a go at various paper related activities and even make some paper. It was a fun day and people of … Continue reading

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