& Book Intensive, now twenty-eight
years old, is held in the spring or summer in different regions of the
country. It is attended by individuals who are passionate about the book
arts, including bookbinding, hand papermaking, conservation, and related fields. Motivated beginners and practitioners are welcome!
PBI 2012 will be held at Ox-Bow, in Saugatuck, Michigan from May 13 to May 24, 2012. The instructors are Denise Bookwalter, John Carrera, Mindy Dubansky, Betsy Palmer-Eldridge, Maria Fredericks, Shanna Leino, Steve Pittelkow, Lee Running, Chip Shilling and Larry Yerkes. The online brochure & application will be up in the first week of December, 2011.
Check out our flickr site to see images of PBI 2011.
PBI 2005 Sights and Sounds
pics from PBI 2003
(thank you to Anna Embree)
pics from PBI 2002 &
of PBI 2002 Participants
William Drendel • Chicago, Illinois
Anna Embree • Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Cathy Hunt • Houston, Texas
Mathew Liddle • Cullowhee, North Carolina
Steve Miller • Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Giselle Simon • Chicago, Illinois
Eileen Wallace • Chillicothe, Ohio
If you have any questions please contact us at
PBI's institutional home is The
University of Alabama,
though all direction and planning is done by the Co-directors,
independent of any institutional affiliation.