Sat, Mar/Apr __, 2018, 10-1pm, Tacket Bookbinding with Suzan Lee. Learn to make a leather bound book using an historical thread wrapping technique that’s attributed to 101-200 AD in Egypt. This technique results in “thread coils” or sometimes described as “sausages”. Intrigued? $60 CBBAG Members, $75 NonMembers. To register, please send us an email. Your payment will reserve a spot in class. Registration closes a week prior to workshop.

Sat, Mar/Apr __, 2018, 2-5pm, Secret Belgian Bookbinding with Suzan Lee. This bookbinding structure invented by a Belgian bookbinder, Anne Goy, in the 1980s and rediscovered and popularized by Hedi Kyle, a world renowned bookbinder. The binding technique is very unusual and curiously satisfying. $60 CBBAG Members, $75 NonMembers. To register, please send us an email. Your payment will reserve a spot in class. Registration closes a week prior to workshop.

Alcuin Society – occasional book arts classes held in Vancouver
Anvil Centre – book arts classes held in New Westminster
Blim – occasional bookbinding workshops in Chinatown
Britannia Community Centre – several bookbinding workshops offered. Online registration
Burnaby Art Gallery (BAG) – bookbinding classes held in Burnaby. Online registration
Dundarave Print Workshop + Gallery – printmaking workshops for beginners and experienced printmakers
Emily Carr University of Art + Design – a few book arts classes per semester on Granville Island. See “Print Media”
Lee Valley – bookbinding workshops in Vancouver and Coquitlam locations
Opus Art Supplies – occasional bookbinding and box making workshops in Granville Island
Maiwa School of Textiles – one or two bookbinding classes during Fall on Granville Island
Malaspina Printmakers – several book arts workshops on Granville Island
Nancy Crawford – one or two book arts workshops in Langley
New Leaf Editions (Peter Braune) – one or two book arts workshops on Granville Island
Phyllis Greenwood – several book arts classes. Please call 604-255-8977 for class details
Shary Bartlett – several encaustic, mixed media classes
WePress – occasional bookbinding workshops
West Coast Calligraphy – classes in Vancouver and Victoria

CBBAG BC Islands chapter – several bookbinding and paper arts workshops in North Saanich
Coast Collective – several book arts workshops in Colwood (near Victoria)
LUZ Studio, Victoria, 250 590-7557
Metchosin International Summer School of the Arts (MISSA) – offers a week long summer book arts workshop
Type Camp, Shelley Gruendler, Galiano Island Email
Vancouver Island School of Art – several book arts courses and workshops in Victoria

Alberta College of Art + Design, Continuing Education, Calgary, AB – bookbinding and paper arts courses

Book Arts Guild (BAG), Washington – offers workshops and events year around
Focus on the Book Arts (FOBA) – a week long conference held in Oregon every two years. Next one is in Summer 2019
Mills College, California – offers book arts courses throughout its academic year
Mystical Places Press, Oregon
Oregon College of Art and Craft (OCAC) Studio School – new book arts classes each semester
Pratt Fine Arts Center, Washington  – occasional bookbinding workshops
Puget Sound Book Artists, Washington
San Francisco Center for the Book, California – offers many book arts classes
School of Visual Concepts, Washington – offers letterpress certificate year around
Sweet Water Creek Farm Studio, Washington – offers book arts classes
Windowpane Press, Washington – book arts and letterpress

American Academy of Bookbinding, Colorado – offers a degree program
Bainbridge Artisan Resource Network (BARN), Bainbridge Island, Washington – offers book arts and printmaking classes year around
Center for Books Arts, The, New York – largest books arts organization in North America. Extensive workshops for all levels in book arts.
Minnesota Center for Book Arts – many book arts classes
North Bennet Street School, Massachusetts – offers a two-year program
Paper and Book Intensive, Saugatuck, Michi­gan – an annual work­ing sab­bat­i­cal in the book arts, paper­mak­ing. Next one is in May 15-26, 2016

Bookbarnkat Studios (Florence, Italy) – offers masters classes in bookbinding and paper arts

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