Our next meeting is August 21st. Please see our Blog page for more info on previous meetings.

March 20th    Setting up for Frankenstein; a focus on marketing/display/branding; also a discussion – What are artists’ books?

April 17th    Digital day - Using templates and putting text into work, modifying images etc. Plus a Swap Shop

May 15th    Sliding mechanisms for book artists

June 19th    Surface treatments ... discover amazing effects possible

July 17th    Visit to Ironbridge Gorge

Aug. 21st    Photography for book arts

Sept. 18th   Ideas generation and prompt books

Oct. 16th    Image transfer techniques

Nov. 20th    "Drawn to Paint" - a workshop about the scope and possibilities of watercolour paints

Dec. 18th    A.G.M. plus a Christmas activity (make a calendar for 2019), Swap Shop and shared festive lunch

Where to find us

We meet at Hazelhurst Community Room in Clun, Shropshire SY7 8LQ on the third Tuesday of each month between 10am and 4pm. To find the venue, go along the High Street (the road from Craven Arms into Clun, B4368), then turn up Hospital Lane, which is the road between the garage and the Methodist Church. Take the next right and Hazelhurst Community Room is next to the car park.


Marches Book Arts Group welcomes anyone interested in book arts and artists book; no experience of bookmaking is necessary to be part of the group. Annual membership is £10 and each session costs £7. This includes tea, coffee and cake but please bring a packed lunch. You are welcome to come and pay for a single session before committing to full membership. You can get in touch via our Contact page before coming to receive more details about what to bring, and in case of any changes to the programme or problems caused by weather.

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