Our next meeting is May 15th
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.