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.


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Pamphlet Stitch Journal Making for All Ages Nov 17,2018 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Advanced Letterpress (2 Session Class: 11/27 & 12/4) Nov 27,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Silkscreen Made Simple Nov 28,2018 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Advanced Screen Print (2 Session Class: 11/29 & 12/6) Nov 29,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Handprinted Holiday Cards Dec 1,2018 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Collagraph Printmaking Workshop (12/3 & 12/10 6-9pm) Dec 3,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Modern Calligraphy for Beginners Dec 8,2018 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Artists Talk & Drawing Session with Artist Daniel Galas Dec 8,2018 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Japanese Woodblock Workshop Jan 14,2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
CMYK Screenprint with Photographs Jan 26,2019 10:00 am - 4:00 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