Book Arts Members’ Meeting: Tuesday, November 15 @ 5:00 PM

Please join us for an ALL Members’ Meeting Meeting Agenda VIRGINIA CENTER FOR THE BOOKMembers MeetingTuesday, November 15, 2022, at 5:00 PM IntroductionsAuction Report                                                                                     Kevin Brainstorming Ideas and interests …

November 15, 2022 | 5PM – 6PM | Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School, Charlottesville, VA 22903

Saints Alive! the 2022 Book Arts Annual Members’ Project

It’s a wrap Saints Alive, is a collection of storied art to express gratitude for whoever/whatever helped one cope during the pandemic. Our project has two components, both inspired by …


Perfect Binding: publishing, politics, & creative practice

Perfect Binding: publishing, politics, & creative practice  A POETRY READING & CONVERSATIONSponsored by UVA Arts Council  Friday // November 11th // 6 PM Virginia Center for the Book @ the Jefferson School  Nicole Cecilia Delgado of La …

November 11, 2022 | 6PM – 7:30PM | Virginia Center for the Book, Charlottesville, VA 22903

Join us on October 27th for this year’s edition of our Raucous Auction

Save the date for this year’s edition of our Raucous Auction the Book Bash We’ll gather on Thursday, October 27, 2022, at 6:00 in Virginia Humanities’ Lemon Lounge. In addition …

October 27, 2022 | 6PM – 7:30PM | Virginia Humanties - 946 Grady Ave. Ste. 100 Charlottesville, VA 22903

Wayzgoose and .918 Day Celebration

Members, friends, and those interested in our work are invited to our Wayzgoose celebration on the afternoon of Sunday, September 18, 2022 (1-4 PM). This year, our annual gathering will coincide with another “printer’s holiday” Type-High Day (the height of American & British type is .918 inches).

September 18, 2022 | 1PM – 4PM | Virginia Center for the Book, Charlottesville, Virginia, 22903

Stiff Leaf Binding with Jane Freeman

Stiff leaf binding is a rigid no-sew bookbinding method in which folded sheets of paper are glued back-to-back to form a satisfyingly solid little book. Think children’s board books!This binding …

August 28, 2022 | 10AM – 4PM | Virginia Center for the Book, Charlottesville, VA 22903

Josef Beery Demonstrates the Book Beetle

The BookBeetle will join the Print-O-Rama exhibition to be held at the Smithsonian Museum of American History (1200 Constitution Avenue, NW) on Thursday, 11 August.  As part of the exhibition, …

August 11, 2022 | 1PM – 2PM | Smithsonian Museum of American History, Washington DC