Holiday Gift Spotlight at WNYBAC

Shop from local artists and support our non-profit programming in the process!

We have oodles of handmade gifts perfect for fun, unique and thoughtful gift-giving. Consider gifting a handmade journal, book of poetry by a local author, zines, book necklaces, book-binding kit, coloring books, posters, prints and more… We’re also a destination for your holiday cards! Below are a few gift items we think you’ll love.

These Tea Towels were designed by former WNYBAC Artist in Residence Harumo Sato and printed right here in our Studio. Brighten up your kitchen in 3 designs: Ramen, Strawberry Soldiers & Apartment Windows – $12



We’ve just letterpress printed up a new batch of tote bags!  The Alphabet Bag available in 3 versions (with a pun on the back). A CMY (Cyan Magenta Yellow) Version, CY, and MY 🙂 Fit all your shopping in a reusable bag, or use the tote as a fun gift basket for the designer or teacher in your life. We also have versions with the WNYBAC logo to show your support of the organization (HINT: pairs well with a WNYBAC Workshop or Gift Certificate!)Alphabet Tote – $10



Handprinted and Pamphlet-Stitched Journals perfect for note-taking, lists, journaling, sketching and more! We have dozens of unique notebooks in sets & sold separately, big & small, hardcover too. (Price range $1+)  Set of 3 Hand-Stitched Letterpress Circle Notebooks – $8

In addition to the many greeting cards in stock, we have Letterpress Printed Stationery! Chose from our ‘Thank You’ design printed on our Vintage Vandercook 219, or our Sneaker ‘Chucks’ Stationery, and ‘Colored Pencil’ Stationery set – both limited screenprint editions, designed by WNYBAC Member Anne Muntges and printed in our Studio.
A box of 15 5″x7″ Thank You Stationery + Envelopes – $16

 WNYBAC is full of creative gift ideas, like this ‘Jungle Book Clock’ by Artist Heather Cook. Browse through her varied altered book gifts, including ‘READ’ & Heart Book Sculptures. We also have book pendants, necklaces & boxed books for giving! Not to mention Altered Book Trees! (Unique gifts starting at 95¢)
Jungle Book Clock -$50



Memberships & Gift Certificates to WNYBAC are a great option! Gift Certificates can be used towards ourWorkshops for all ages, WNYBAC Membership and in our shop! Available in any denomination.


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468 Washington Street in downtown Buffalo • 716-348-1430

We would like to take this opportunity to thank our funders listed below, for providing support to WNYBAC's ongoing programs taking place throughout Western New York:

NYSCA M & T Art 4 Moore Zenger Group Evans Bank Community Foundation
Baird Foundation Cameron Jane