Buffalo BookFest 2013

Saturday, July 27 / 11-5pm at WNYBAC


WNYBAC will be hosting another Buffalo BookFest, the signature day-long festival dedicated to printing and the book arts. The festival will feature an artist’s market and a complete schedule of outdoor and indoor adult and kid-friendly hands-on demonstrations of the book arts, including steamroller printmaking! This event is completely free and open to the public.

Artist’s Market

Patrons will have the opportunity to purchase locally handmade goods including hand-bound books, letterpress prints, small press publications, and loads of handmade crafty items! The market will be held on the ground floor of the Western New York Book Arts Center.
Vendors include:
Flomade, Lily Pickford, Jewelry by Jan Nagle, Junco Press, Olden Designs, Crude Crafts by Elizabeth Switzer, Brave Bird Jewelry & Paperwork, The Great Moments in Western Civilization Cooperative, The Secret Chicken, Tuckamore Design, Papercraft Miracles, Sunnyoutside Press, and more to be announced!

Day-Long Schedule of Book Arts Demonstrations including:

• Steamroller printmaking all day – Heavy Metal meets Big Wood! Featuring Tom Rooney, Keegan Onefoot-Wenkman, Jennifer Farrell, and Jodi Hamman & Christine Gallisdorfer.
• Printmaking for Kids
• Paper Marbling
• Letterpress Demos
• Bookbinding
• Screenprinting Demos
• Lino-cuts
• Repurposed Books
• Dragon Books for Kids
• & More!

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