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PRINTS, POEMS, & PROSE: CREATIVE WRITING & BOOKMAKING WORKSHOP FOR TEENS

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Aug 11,2014 - Aug 15,2014    Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Just Buffalo Literary Center and the WNY Book Arts Center are teaming up to offer a unique summer experience for area teenagers.
This week-long workshop will help participants take their creativity to new levels by sharpening their writing skills and introducing them to new modes of artistic expression through the book arts.
Writer Rachael Katz will introduce participants to fun and innovative writing exercises and lead the group through the process of crafting their own short book of poems or prose. Studio Director of WNYBAC, Chris Fritton will lead attendees through methods of thoughtfully designing and letterpress printing covers for their short book, as well as simple bookbinding techniques. Each student will make an edition of 10 books total.
This workshop is intended for teens, ages 12-16 years old and will be held at the Western New York Book Arts Center & JBLC at 468 Washington Street in downtown Buffalo. Prints, Poems, and Prose will be held Monday August 11th through Friday, August 15th from 1-4pm daily.


Location


Western New York Book Arts Center
468 Washington Street
Buffalo, New York 14203


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
info@wnybookarts.org

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 Wendt Foundation StoryGrowing