All members are invited to join CBBAG on Saturday, July 29, 2023 at the Western University in London, Ontario or virtually to join in on the fun!


10:00-11:00 a.m. Coffee Hour / Social
11:15-11:30 Welcome*
11:30-12:30 Speaker 1 – A talk with Don Taylor entitled “And Still the Binder”*
1:00-2:00 Lunch
2:30-3:30 Speaker 2 – A talk with Timothy Dyck*

Don Taylor is a bookbinder and restorer who works and teaches in Toronto. He has taught for CBBAG since 1984. He was trained in bookbinding and design at Sheridan College and the Three Schools of Art and has studied with Betsy Palmer Eldridge. His work is exhibited widely and is represented in public and private collections across Canada and he can be found at

Timothy Dyck grew up on the prairies, where the big skies and open spaces inspired his artistic development. This eventually led to an MFA degree in Montreal, and part of that experience was an apprenticeship in bookbinding. Now Tim is a bookbinder living in Durham, Ontario. He is on the executive committee of the Southwestern Ontario CBBAG chapter. He can be found at


As part of the celebration of CBBAG’s 40th Anniversary, a series of online and in person workshops will be offered to members at no cost


For more information about the event, the workshops or how to register, visit the CBBAG 40th anniversary event page.