Book Paper Scissors

Saturday, December 3, 2022: 10am-3pm
Parkway Central 1901 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA


Book Paper Scissors is an artists’ book fair, free and open to the public at the parkway Central branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia. We are excited to return to the library in-person!

This festive event features artists’ books, handmade paper, prints, zines, origami, blank books, and paper sculpture and jewelry. If it’s paper-based art, it’s here! Come and buy or just be inspired. You will find gifts for everyone on your list.

Next Artists’ Working Group

Sunday, April 16, 1:00 PM
Virtual Meeting

PCB offers members a chance to join a critical community of artists and peers, approximately every 4-6 weeks, to share ideas and feedback about works in progress or in conception.

To RSVP and for more information email

Members’ Exhibition

View the 2022 members’ exhibition online beginning October 17.

Searching for a New Normal, the 2022 PCB Members’ exhibition will be on view at the Art Department at the Parkway Central Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia from October 17- December 8. For more information visit

Thank you to everyone that participated in our November 1st virtual Artists’ Talk!

Free Workshop Series Call for Proposals

Philadelphia Center for the Book (PCB) and the Art Department of the Free Library of Philadelphia (FLP) are now accepting proposals for the 2022-2033 workshop season. View our call for more information and how to apply:

Sponsored by
Art Department of the
Free Library of Philadelphia
and the Philadelphia Center for the Book

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