NEWS & UPCOMING EVENTS

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Next Artists’ Working Group

Sunday, October 2, 2016
1:00 pm
TBD

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

for more information email susan@philadelphiacenterforthebook.org

 

The Bibliophile as Bookbinder:
The Angling Bindings of S.A. Neff, Jr.

November 5, 2016
10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
University of Pennsylvania

A screening of this documentary film about S.A. Neff, Jr., followed by a demonstration of Neff’s techniques for decorating leather using a single tool with stiff paper templates. Several sets of his bindings will be on display.

This event is co-sponsored by the Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts

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Free Workshop Series

Cosponsored by the Art Department of the Free Library of Philadelphia

One and two signature booklets for your pocket or purse

Instructor Karen Lightner

Saturday, September 10, 2016 10:00am-1:00pm

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Long-stitch Binding

Instructor Amanda D’Amico

Saturday, October 29, 2016

more info to come

 

 


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