Northwoods Book Arts Guild
is a community of artists actively learning about and creating artist books in Fairbanks, Alaska. The Guild promotes all aspects of book arts through education, participation in exhibitions, and community outreach. It is in partnership with The Folk School Fairbanks.
Karen Stomberg will be presenting, “Mixed-Media Paper Embellishing AND a Tour of Orcha, India” at The Folk School Fairbanks, on December 13, 2014. The class will meet from 10:00am to 4:00pm. This workshop is an invitation to visit “The Hand Made Paper Unit”, a rag papermaking cooperative in Orcha, India, through Karen’s photos and samples–then make mixed-media embellished papers with some tools and materials from Orcha.read more
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Guild Workshop Series
Save the Dates!
October 11, 2014
Fabulous Hand-Made Art Journals
December 13, 2014
Mixed-Media Paper Embellishment & Tour of Orcha, India
March 28, 2015
Marbled Papers & Fabric
June 27, 2015
Our own Guild store, “Paper Birches,” is open for just 15 minutes at the start of our bimonthly meetings. Please arrive by 4:45pm to shop. We feature papers from several sources. Our current inventory includes Arches text wove, Shizen and Hahnemuhle papers. New to the store is book board, at a great price of $2 per 13″x19″ sheet. MacTac and Jade 403 PVA adhesives are in stock. Your order of waxed linen will be available for pick up at our January meeting. Be thinking of materials or supplies that you’d like to see in our store– by buying together we can take advantage of bulk discounts and save on shipping. This makes it possible to spend more on beautiful papers!