First Annual Liquor & Letterpress Fundraising Event

Saturday, November 7th / 6-9pm 

468 Washington Street in downtown Buffalo
$35/person, $50 couples, non-profit rates available

The Western New York Book Arts Center (WNYBAC) presents Liquor & Letterpress, a fundraiser to benefit programming at WNYBAC to be held on Saturday, November 7th, 2015 from 6-9 p.m. at 468 Washington Street in downtown Buffalo.

WNYBAC’s first annual Liquor & Letterpress Fundraising Event will feature an assortment of specialty cocktails presented by guest mixologists, food from local restaurants, live music, and an art auction. The highlight of the evening will include letterpress demos by WNYBAC volunteers and members. Guests are encouraged to participate and create an assortment of hand-printed ephemera to take home, including coasters, notebooks, posters, cards & more on our antique printing presses. Join us for a toast to type, try your hand at the craft, and get a little type-sy with us!

Tickets for the evening are $35 a person or $50 for couples. Non-profit group discounts are available, contact for availability and pricing. All proceeds benefit the Western New York Book Arts Center’s mission to promote a greater understanding of printing and book-related arts through education, creation, and exhibition for a broad and diverse community.

To order tickets to Liquor & Letterpress, click here.


8th Annual Last Minute Panic Holiday Marketplace

Friday, December 18th / 4-8pm & Saturday, December 19th / 12-6pm

468 Washington Street in downtown Buffalo
Free & open to the public

Over 40 vendors on BOTH floors of the Book Arts Center! Purchase unique, quality handmade goods from housewares, knitwear, and jewelry to hand-printed greeting cards & posters.  You will be sure to find loads of thoughtful last minute gifts perfect for giving…or hoarding!

NEW THIS YEAR!…We will be running a print-your-own holiday card workshop in our basement studio! Print cards for all your family & friends, suggested donation $1 a print.

Make your handmade gifts look even more special! Custom gift wrapping will be available by WNYBAC volunteers, suggested $5 donation.

Featured Artists in the Marketplace include:

C Designs and Illustrations, Studio Hart, Papercraft Miracles, Sunnyoutside Press, West Side Stitchery, Love Canal Press, JJK Crafts, Vintango, Ginametrical Designs, Starshaped Press, Richard Kegler, Smith & Park Co, The Owlery, Petrichorpaper, owllamode, Deconstructed Designs, Dana Saylor, Mike West, Nicole Cooke, Everyday Earthware, Lady Fingers Handmade, Harumo Sato, Phyr Studios, Junco Press & many many more!


Interested in being a Vendor or Sponsor?  Limited spots are still available. Register now!