Workshops

Workshops at the Western New York Book Arts Center are a fun way to learn a new technique or further develop your skill set as an artist.  Our experienced instructors work hard preparing quality, informative, and fun projects for their students. Please note, workshops are geared toward all different skill levels, and all participants are welcome. Check the schedule below, and if you’re interested, fill out the registration form to reserve your spot and submit your payment!

In addition to public workshops, we provide professional development activities suitable for all vocations and skill levels.  Interested? Learn more here.

Intrigued, but not sure what some of the techniques involve?  Just check the videos in the sidebar for a better idea! Already experienced, but interested in using the studio equipment? Check out Open Studio, and look for dates below.

Workshops

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Japanese Woodblock Workshop Jan 14,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Letterpress Basics (2 Session Class: 1/16 & 1/23) Jan 16,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Screen Print Basics (2 Session Class: 1/24 & 1/31) Jan 24,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
CMYK Screenprint with Photographs Jan 26,2019 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Coptic Stitch Journal Feb 2,2019 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Advanced Letterpress (2 Session Class: 2/6 & 2/13) Feb 6,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Artist Talk with Artists Ginny O'Brien & Michael Basinksi Feb 9,2019 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Hardcover Bookbinding for Beginners Feb 12,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Papercut Artist Trading Card Workshop Feb 16,2019 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Screen Print Basics (2/16) Feb 16,2019 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Advanced Screen Print (2 Session Class: 2/21 & 2/28) Feb 21,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Letterpress Basics (2 Session Class: 3/12 & 3/19) Mar 12,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Screen Print Basics (2 Session Class: 3/13 & 3/20) Mar 13,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Modern Calligraphy for Beginners Mar 16,2019 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Paper Marbling Mar 23,2019 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Collagraph Printmaking Workshop (3/26 & 3/28 6-9pm) Mar 26,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Advanced Letterpress (2 Session Class: 4/9 & 4/16) Apr 9,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Advanced Screen Print (2 Session Class: 4/17 & 4/24) Apr 17,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Handmade Box Workshop Apr 20,2019 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
CMYK Screenprint with Photographs Apr 27,2019 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Paper Flowers Workshop May 7,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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