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Thursday, August 1

5:00 - 7:00 pm


Blue Room

Fairbanks Arts Association



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 BOOKS AS ART: Structure, Image, Text

A group exhibition by the Northwoods Book Arts Guild

Bear Gallery, Fairbanks Arts Association

June 2014


Tonight's meeting will include lots of information about the Guild's upcoming exhibition and will emphasize STRUCTURE.


Exhibition Prospectus

an introduction to how to enter your work in the show


Special "Invitations" to create a show entry

special opportunities to participate in the show


Structural Possibilities

an illustrated discussion of book structures


Hinges: a hands-on activity   

create a sampler of hinges - handy when designing accordion books! Please bring the following tools:

cutting mat

ruler (see-through, 2 x 18" is ideal)

x-Acto knife

bone folder

scissors, pencil, eraser

optional: awl and 1 needle with 12" thread



Program fee: $5 (non-members)

Guild members: no charge


Everyone is welcome!





A limited selection of bookmaking supplies will be available for purchase BEFORE the meeting. These include PVA glue (Jade 403), waxed linen (limited colors), and MacTac. Please note: supplies will be available for purchase between 4:30 - 5:15 only. Cash or checks accepted.


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