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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Letterpress II (2 sessions: 4/16 & 4/23) Apr 16,2014 6:00 pm - Apr 23,2014 9:30 pm
Clamshell Boxes Workshop Apr 24,2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Open Studio Apr 26,2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Screenprinted T-Shirts Apr 30,2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free Workshop! Drawing from your Mind: Using Technique to Highlight Your Fave Thangs May 3,2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Open Studio May 3,2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Letterpress I (2 sessions: 5/8 & 5/15) May 8,2014 6:00 pm - May 15,2014 9:30 pm
Altered Books May 10,2014 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Open Studio May 17,2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Screenprinting I (2 sessions: 5/21 & 5/28) May 21,2014 6:00 pm - May 28,2014 9:30 pm
Letterpress II (2 sessions: 5/29 & 6/5) May 29,2014 6:00 pm - May 5,2014 9:30 pm
Open Studio May 31,2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Linoleum Cuts Jun 12,2014 6:00 pm - Jun 19,2014 9:00 pm
Screenprinting II (2 sessions: 6/18 & 6/25) Jun 18,2014 6:00 pm - Jun 25,2014 9:30 pm
Papercut Shadow Scene Workshop Jun 21,2014 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Open Studio Jun 21,2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Basic Bookbinding Jun 26,2014 6:00 pm - Jul 3,2014 8:00 pm
Coptic Stitch Journal Jun 28,2014 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Book-Bag Journals Jul 5,2014 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Open Studio Jul 5,2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Summer Book Arts Camp for Kids Jul 7,2014 1:00 pm - Jul 11,2014 4:00 pm
Letterpress I (2 sessions: 7/16 & 7/23) Jul 16,2014 6:00 pm - Jul 23,2014 9:30 pm
Hardcover Journal Making Jul 19,2014 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Open Studio Jul 19,2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Screenprinted Tshirts Jul 30,2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Asian-Style Papermaking with Pulp Painted Flourishes Aug 2,2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Screenprinting I (8/6 & 8/13) Aug 6,2014 6:00 pm - Aug 13,2014 9:30 pm
Drypoint to Monoprint Workshop Aug 9,2014 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Prints, Poems, & Prose: Creative Writing & Bookmaking Workshop for Teens Aug 11,2014 1:00 pm - Aug 15,2014 4:00 pm
Quarter Leather Binding Aug 14,2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alternative Bookbinding Methods Aug 16,2014 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Open Studio Aug 16,2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Letterpress II (2 sessions: 8/20 & 8/27) Aug 20,2014 6:00 pm - Aug 27,2014 9:30 pm
Open Studio Aug 30,2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm