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 Basics (2 Session Class: 1/30 & 2/6) Jan 30,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Screen Print Basics (2 Session Class: 2/1 & 8) Feb 1,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Screen Print Valentines for Kids Feb 3,2018 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Artist Workshop with Bob Fleming (PRINTED LIVES) Feb 3,2018 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Basic Hardcover Journal Making Feb 7,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Book Sculptures (Altered Books) Feb 8,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Advanced Letterpress (2 Session Class: 2/13 & 20) Feb 13,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Advanced Screen Print (2 Session Class: 2/15 & 22) Feb 15,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fold & Stitch Studio (2/17) Feb 17,2018 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Non-Toxic Intaglio Printmaking Feb 17,2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Paper Marbling Feb 24,2018 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Page Meditations Feb 28,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Relief Printing with the Etching Press Mar 6,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
CMYK Screenprinting from Photographs & Halftone Mar 10,2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fold & Stitch Open Studio (3/17) Mar 17,2018 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Basics: Japanese Stab Binding Mar 22,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Secret Belgian Bookbinding Mar 24,2018 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Braided Bookbindings with Debra Eck Apr 14,2018 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Collagraph Printmaking Workshop Apr 17,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gelatin Plate Printmaking Apr 18,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fold & Stitch Open Studio (4/21) Apr 21,2018 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Intricate Stitches: Japanese Stab Binding Apr 26,2018 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 Erie County M & T Art 4 Moore Zenger Group Evans Bank Evans Bank