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Bookface Chapter 12

15 Oct 2021-17 Oct 2021

Our annual artists book fair is back at the centre this year.

Browse stalls of artists' books - handmade books, altered books, illustrators, printmakers, poetry, installations and more. 

Refreshments will be served at our Yellow Teapot café bar with homemade cakes.

This year's line-up

Friday 15 October - 7pm - 9pm

  • Artists' Book Talk by Cally Trench:

    Cally Trench will be giving an illustrated talk about her book '105 Artists' Hands: Touch Tell Create' followed by a Q&A with designer and publisher Jane Glennie from Peculiarity Press.

    Readings from the book by Jim Attewell, Nick Trench and Salma Ahmad Caller.

    Copies of the book along with publications from Peculiarity Press and Cally’s artist books will be on show and for sale.

Saturday 16 October - 11am - 4pm

  • Helen Westhrop printmaking demos
  • Lisa-Marie Gibbs
  • Richard Conway Jones
  • Janina Maher
  • Denis Cotter
  • My Word Poetry
  • The Riley Museum at Bookface
  • The Quilt installation
  • The Move Up Project
  • Chris Mercier installation
  • and more to be confirmed...

Sunday 17 October - 11am - 4pm

  • Janina Maher
  • My Word Poetry
  • The Riley Museum at Bookface
  • The Move Up Project
  • Helen Westhrop printmaking demos
  • Suzanne Carson
  • Neile Wright
  • Chris Mercier installation
  • The Quilt installation
  • Printing and book making activities
  • and more to be confirmed...
hand printed book

Virtual Bookface

Our Bookface website event is now open featuring book artists' virtual stalls and posts, with new content added every day from 1 - 17 October. Just some of these artists will be at our live book fair weekend.

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