Workshops in Nov & Dec 2016

Happy Halloween! As the weather becomes soggier, I hope your spirits are rising with the workshops you have taken and those you about to take!

November 2016

December 2016

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Seeking Office Coordinator/Budding Print Technician

New Leaf Editions is seeking an individual for 4 days per week who wants to deepen their printmaking skills and enjoys office coordination – a combination of skill sets every artist needs to hone at some point.

Two days a week the primary focus of job will be to reorganize the electronic files.  The other two days a week is all about printmaking. New Leaf Editions’ master printer, Peter Braune, welcomes the opportunity to help expand printmaking skills – whether around etching, relief printing, screen-printing, or any of the other print media used at New Leaf Editions.

Full job description (in PDF).

Excerpt from Job Posting at Craft Council of BC

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Penny Parry at Craft Council of BC

Currently opennyparryn exhibit at the Craft Council of BC is the work of Penny Parry. Her presentation at the Artist’s Talk has been recorded (video). Her exhibit entitled Penny Parry : to have & to hold – the physical book…more than a quaint tradition continues until Thursday, November 17, 2016.

Craft Council of BC, 1386 Cartwright Street, Vancouver
Hours: Daily 10:30am-5:30pm

More information is available.

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Workshops in Oct & Nov 2016

What a refreshing Fall season! Hope you’re well into the swing of bookbinding and related book arts!

October 2016

November 2016

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Workshops in Sep & Oct 2016

Back to School for us book arts lovers means back to more workshops being offered!

September 2016

On Sun, Sep 25, 11-4pm, please stop by at Word Vancouver held in the Vancouver Public Library’s Central Branch in Downtown Vancouver. We (CBBAG) will be on the atrium (main level) across from Blenz. This is a free, public event.  We will be on hand to display and demonstrate bookbinding and book arts.

October 2016

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Workshops in Aug & Sep 2016

Ah! The last days of summer.  If you are planning stay-cations and are looking for opportunities to broaden your creativity, here are several bookbinding/book arts workshops being offered locally.

If you are looking ahead to the Fall for workshops, please read on.

August 2016

  • Sun, Aug 7, 12:30-4:30pm, Clamshell Box at Gilligan Girls’ (Vancouver), $85
  • Mon-Fri, Aug 8-13, 9-4pm, Creating Stunning Artist Books (5-day workshop) at Nancy Crawford (Langley), $656.25
  • Sun, Aug 14, 10-4:30pm, Recycled Papermaking at Emily Carr (Vancouver), $130
  • Tue&Thu, Aug 16-25, 6-9pm, Letterpress at Malaspina Printmaker (Vancouver), $264
  • Sat, Aug 20, 2-5pm, Print Matters-Open Studio at Anvil Centre, (New Westminster), FREE
  • Sat, Aug 27, 2-5pm, Print Matters-Open Studio at Anvil Centre (New Westminster), FREE

September 2016

On Sun, Sep 25, 11-4pm, please stop by at Word Vancouver held in the Vancouver Public Library’s Central Branch in Downtown Vancouver. We will be on the main level across from Blenz. This is a free, public event where we introduce the public to book arts through demonstrations and displays!

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Brigitte Potter-Mael at UBC Beaty Biodiversity Museum

Currently exhibiting at UBC’s Beaty Biodiversity Museum are “Brigitte Potter-Mael’s delicate watercolours and striking woodcuts, as well as Proverbial Botany, a collaborative piece with sound artist Andreas Kahre. The works are inspired by plants from the landscapes of Lone Valley, Germany and British Columbia.”

The exhibit continues until September 4, 2016.

If you would like to experience making a botanical scroll, join Brigitte Potter-Mael in making a giant botanical scroll in a two hour workshop is held Saturday,  July 30, 2016 from 2-4pm. Please register online. Workshop is free with museum admission or membership.

In Vancouver, additional Brigitte Potter-Mael’s art works are also available at Malaspina Printmakers (Granville Island) and Full Circle Art Collective.

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