The SWAP is a project that brings together Ottawa-Valley book artists to create, share, make and show and tell about their book or box and their journey through the creative process. How does it work? Each participant creates a signature… Continue Reading →
Saturday, October 26, 2019 This completely non-structured day of playing and learning will be free – that’s a good start! Come and work on your bookbinding related projects all day. There will be experienced bookbinders, paper makers, paper decorators, etc…. Continue Reading →
Until October 13, 2019 at La Fab Art Centre, 212 Chemin Old Chelsea, Chelsea QC. Featuring: Louise Lépine, Madeleine Rousseau, Manon Boulet, Genevièvve Belzile, Deidre Hierlily, Denise Tremplay.
Saturday, September 21, 2019 Learn the traditional basics of bookbinding in this one-day workshop. You will learn the terms used in bookbinding, familiarize yourself with all the tools, and create your own simple books including: stitched pamphlets, Japanese stab binding… Continue Reading →
On Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. at the National Gallery of Canada, join Ottawa artist Kathryn Finter for a workshop inspired by Henry van de Velde’s beautifully designed editions of Nietzsche’s books, as featured in the exhibition Masterpiece… Continue Reading →
Bluebird Coffee Gallery proudly presents the Ottawa-Gatineau Printmakers Connective with the group show Making an Impression, featuring works by Cheryl Ann Billiard, Louise Butler, Susan MW Cartwright, Mark Glassford, John Graham, Denise Lachance, Louise Lépine, Rosemary Lindal, Shaylah Marsh, Debra James Percival, Rod… Continue Reading →
On Wednesday, May 8th, Roxanne Lafleur will be discussing image transfer techniques that use glue/medium, heat or solvents to transfer ink-jet or toner-based facsimiles. Those participating in this year’s SWAP will bring their bound set of ‘maps’ to show and tell. As always, bring your creations, information or news… Continue Reading →
Saturday, May 11, 2019 Suitable for beginners and all experience levels. Join us for a fun hands-on workshop learning to make drop spine “clamshell” boxes! These hinged lid boxes are perfect for protecting books, archives, prints, and anything else. In… Continue Reading →