News and Gossip from the World of Handmade Books

Prize winners announced at FPBA Oxford Book Fair

3/25/2018: Judges’ Choice Awards went: —to Elies Plana, Barcelona, for an edition of the poem “Neijmantototsintle” by Ateri Miyawatl, with illustrations by Francisco Villa, editioned and printed by Elies Plana. —to Salvage Press, Dublin, for “A...

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Valley Book Fest announced

The Pioneer Valley in western Massachusetts is, in the words of the NY Times, “arguably the most author-saturated, book-cherishing, literature-celebrating place in the nation.” Writers and bookstores are only part of the riches of the Valley; it is...

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Decorated paper workshops this October in Italy!

The workshop is divided in to two parts. In the first part of the workshop you will learn about making decorated paper and in the second part of the workshop they will teach the skills of bookbinding. Good enough. What makes it sound really nice is...

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Oak Knoll is a go for fall 2018!

This just in from Rob Fleck, to FPBA membership: "I hope you had a lovely holiday and cheers to a prosperous new year! I'm just letting you know that we have officially dated Oak Knoll Fest for October 5-7, 2018." --Bob McCamant

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