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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Screen Print Basics (2 Session Class: 9/20 & 9/27) Sep 20,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Non-Toxic Intaglio Printmaking Sep 24,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Letterpress Basics (2 Session Class: 9/26 & 10/3) Sep 26,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bookmaking with Debra Eck Sep 29,2018 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Braided Bookbindings with Debra Eck Oct 3,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Advanced Screen Print (2 Session Class: 10/11 & 18) Oct 11,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Feather Printing Oct 13,2018 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Advanced Letterpress (2 Session Class: 10/17 & 10/24) Oct 17,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Printing from Nature Oct 20,2018 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Islamic Bookbinding with Debra Eck Oct 25,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Relief Printing with the Etching Press Oct 29,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Letterpress Basics (2 Session Class: 11/6 & 13) Nov 6,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Screen Print Basics (2 Session Class: 11/8 & 15) Nov 8,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Advanced Letterpress (2 Session Class: 11/27 & 12/4) Nov 27,2018 6:00 pm - 9:00 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
CMYK Screenprint with Photographs Dec 8,2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Japanese Woodblock Workshop Jan 14,2019 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