The Book Arts Collaborative is a physical space where students and community members can learn book arts skills. We host community workshops on an on-going basis. Our makerspace is located in the Madjax building in downtown Muncie at 540 East Main Street.

Workshops


November Workshops:

"Ho-Ho-Holiday" Card Workshop

Print 10-12 holiday cards inside and out (includes blank envelopes)
Make letterpress holiday cards with any message you wish
Participants will learn to set cold type, use printer's cuts,
ink a press, and print their own holiday cards.
(It is possible to make cards with insert-your-own 3" x 5" photos, too!)
This is a two-meeting workshop held on
both Wednesdays, November 2nd and 9th
6:30-9:00 p.m.
Cost: $50 includes all materials and equipment use

 

"Ho-Ho-Holiday" Card Workshop

Print 10-12 holiday cards inside and out (includes blank envelopes)
Make letterpress holiday cards with any message you wish
Participants will learn to set cold type, use printer's cuts,
ink a press, and print their own holiday cards.
(It is possible to make cards with insert-your-own 3" x 5" photos, too!)
This is a one-meeting workshop held on
Saturday, November 12th from either
8:00 a.m.-12:00 noon--OR--1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Cost: $50 includes all materials and equipment use


October Workshops:

"Ho-Ho-Holiday Card Workshop

Print 10-12 holiday cards inside and out (includes blank envelopes)
Make letterpress holiday cards with any message you wish
Participants will learn to set cold type, use printer's cuts,
ink a press, and print their own holiday cards.
(It is possible to make cards with insert-your-own 3" x 5" photos, too!)
This is a two-meeting workshop held on
both Wednesdays, October 19th and 26th
6:30-9:00 p.m.
Cost: $50 includes all materials and equipment use
 

"Tacket to the Limit" Tacket-bound Scrapbook/Journal Workshop

Bind a tacket book, perfect for taping or gluing in
photos, ticket stubs, post cards, menus, etc. for travelers
or for use at home as a conveniently-sized (6 x 9") scrapbook.
This is a two-meeting workshop held on
both Mondays, October 17th and 24th
6:30-9:00 p.m. 
Cost: $40 includes all materials and equipment use 

 

September Workshops:

"Merci Beaucoup" Thank You Card Workshop

Print 10-12 thank you cards with envelopes.
These can be as sincere or silly as you wish.
Participants will learn to set cold type, ink
a press, and print their own thank you cards.
This is a two-meeting workshop held on
 both Wednesdays: September 14-21st
6:30-9:00 p.m.
Cost: $40 includes all materials and equipment use

 

"JOURNALism" Casebook Journal Workshop

Watch for this popular workshop to return this winter.

Watch for this popular workshop to return this winter.

Bind a 100-page, hard backed, blank book.
Participants will learn to sew a text block,
construct a book cover, and combine those
using decorative end-papers.
This is a two-meeting workshop, held on
both Mondays, September 19th and 26th
6:30-9:00 p.m.
Cost: $40 includes all materials and equipment use