Archive for May, 2016

The Grange, Ellesmere, plans Book Day on 25th June.

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

GrangeOpenDay3 The Grange, Ellesmere [UK] runs courses during the year in bookbinding, letterpress printing, and marbling. They also have an annual Book Day, which this year will be on 25th June. In addition to their own exhibits, there will be stands from: J. Hewit & Sons (stockists and suppliers of materials and tools for bookbinders), F. J. Ratchford (stockists and suppliers of quality cloth and paper), Graham Moss of the Incline Press, Ludlow Bookbinders, Marches Book Arts, Salopian Books, The Medlar Press, The Juniper Press at the Bluecoat, Jessie Miller and Hedge Sparrow Press, and the Society of Bookbinders (North West).
They have a website with all the details.

–Bob McCamant

Verso lectures announced for June in Melbourne

Friday, May 6th, 2016

VERSO mag logoThey will be held on the evenings of Tuesday through Thursday, 7 June to 9 June, at “6:30 for 7 pm” each night. Host is the Athenaeum Library, Level 1, 188 Collins Street, Melbourne. Monday, Alan Loney speaks; Tuesday: Sheree Kinlyside; Wednesday: Marian Crawford. Nothing in the announcement implies that advance registration is required, but there is a $10 charge at the door.
–Bob McCamant