NBG Annual Meeting – 11.17.19

NBG Annual Meeting – 11.17.19

The Guild’s Annual Meeting is this coming Sunday, November 17, 1-3pm. There will be election of officers, news of upcoming projects, and refreshments, of course, but some might say the highlight is the AUCTION, mostly silent, offering a vast array of art, bookart-related items, and some real, honest funky surprises!

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NBG Workshop – Concertina Album Binding with Margo – 10.26.19

NBG Workshop – Concertina Album Binding with Margo – 10.26.19

The concertina album binding elegantly holds a collection of images or photos. It looks like a traditional book, but opens out for display. In this class we’ll learn how to cut, fold, and hinge lengths of paper to make accordion-folded panels, cover boards with book cloth, inlay a cover plate, and join text block to cover structure.

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NBG Workshop – Tunnel Books with Laurel – 07.12&13.19

NBG Workshop – Tunnel Books with Laurel – 07.12&13.19

The Tunnel Book is a unique layered structure, designed to create a simple or complex design in three-dimensional space. In this workshop we will design and develop our ideas on Friday night and create the final book on Saturday. This workshop is suitable for all levels of experience.

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Mail Art Book Exchange – May 2018

“Letter Book” by Corlis Taylor Structure: Folded Paper Materials: Italian marbled Paper   “Classic American Dolls” by Dawn Crass Structure: Coptic Binding Materials: Khadi, antique stamp prints, handmade paper, ribbon   “Envelope Concertina” by Laurel Herbeck Structure: Concertina Materials: Black core mat board, Canson, Tim Holtz papers   “Dispatches to the Insect World” by Margo Klass Structure: Concertina Materials: Khadi, Cavallini poster images, mylar   “Sea Creatures Postcard Folio” by Mary Maisch Structure: Folio Materials: Strathmore Bristol, Washi tape, acrylic paint     “Stamp Wallet” by Pat Sheehan Structure: Modified Concertina Materials: Shin Inbe, various papers   “You Have Male Art” by Robyn Russell Structure: Portfolio Materials: Digital prints   “Stamps” by Susan Campbell Structure: folio Materials: bookboard, Shin Inbe, Bugra, purchased button, waxed... Read more...