Paper and Book Intensive is an annual working sabbatical in the book arts, papermaking, and conservation for seasoned practitioners and motivated beginners. For more than thirty years, participants have gathered together from around the world for two weeks of daily workshops to promote unusual levels of exchange, knowledge and inspiration.
PBI 2019 will take place from May 12-23 at Ox-Bow in Saugatuk, Michigan. Check out a preview of the amazing workshops we’ve curated for 2019:
Recipes for Delicious Books
The Shaped Print: Unique Blocks and the Printed Multiple
Indo-Islamic Papermaking and Natural Dyeing
The Cabinet of Paper Mechanical Curiosities
Paper Repairs for Leather and Cloth Bindings
Manipulating Leather—an Art of its Own
High Shrinkage Pulps, Armature, and Pulp Painting
The Layered Image: Working with Translucency in Print and Book
A Binder’s Delight – the 6th century David Psalter and its Interesting Structure
Mark-making, Abstraction, and the Drum Leaf Binding
The course catalog, with complete class descriptions, will be released on November 1, 2018. The general application period for PBI 2018 begins on January 1, 2019. The scholarship application period is from December 1 to 31, 2018. Find out more here.
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