San Diego Book Arts is pleased to present a lecture by artist Peter Sowiski on Friday, November 3 at the La Jolla Map & Atlas Museum. We invite everyone to hear his presentation, Eyes on the Road, Hands on the Mould: My forty-year journey with tradition and innovation in paper. Click here for more information.

After a hiatus in October due to library renovations the SDBA month meeting returns on Wednesday, November 15 with a folded book workshop led by local artist Gerri Brech. This class is open to everyone, members and non-members alike. Registration is required as class size is limited to 10. Click here for more information.

The CAP committee meant recently and has put together additional information including dates to remember. SDBA members who are participating in this mail art activity should check here.

San Diego Book Arts will hold its next quarterly potluck Sunday, November 19 at Mission Valley Library community room. Save the date for this fun and important function that will recognize volunteers and update members on the progress of the CAP. Click here for more details.

In Case You Missed It . . .

Stamped Nature Bound

Stamped Nature Bound

Recent workshops, Earth Notes and Stamped Nature Bound, by book artist Leslie Marsh provided participants with the opportunity to make unique and beautiful books while acquiring new skills.

Earth Notes

Earth Notes

Earth Notes

Earth Notes

San Diego Book Artists had a great time making paper with Anne Covell recently. Everyone went home with armfuls of creations and new understandings of handmade paper. We learned from one another and had the grand opportunity of christening Anne’s new paper making studio right here in La Mesa.


Classes to Take

  • Workshops
  • Book Arts Basics
  • Free Community Classes

Shows to See

  • Exhibits
  • Catalogs
  • Gallery

Things to Do

  • Member Events
  • Annual Meetings
  • Public Events