Category Archives: Lectures & Presentations

SAVE THE DATE!

SAVE THE DATE!! PSBA Annual Meeting Saturday January 13, 2018 Collins Library University of Puget Sound Continental Breakfast and Silent Auction 10:30 to 11:15 Meeting 11:30 to 12:30 Our featured speakers for this year’s Annual Meeting are: Amy McBride: Arts … Continue reading

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An Interview with Susan Lowdermilk

An Interview With Susan Lowdermilk Susan  is a book artist and printmaker working in traditional processes such as woodcut, wood engraving and intaglio etching as well as in digital media. Her recent artist’s book projects involve movable parts, pop-ups and LED … Continue reading

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Artist Presentation by Susan Lowdermilk

Puget Sound Book Artists, in collaboration with the Collins Memorial Library is pleased to announce a presentation by artist Susan Lowdermilk Friday, September 16, 2016, 5:30-7pm, Collins Library, University of Puget Sound, Library Rm. 020   Susan is a Professor … Continue reading

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The Arts and Crafts Press: A Tacoma Treasure

The William Morris Society in America and The Book Club of Washington recently joined together to visit this wonderful press in Tacoma, Washington.  As a result of this collaboration,  several Puget Sound Book Artists members were fortunate to join both … Continue reading

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DIRT?

Dirt? Having grown up on an island of a farm in a sea of dirt, I tend to think of it as an inexhaustible resource when I think of it at all. My trusty, well-worn Roget’s is even less helpful, … Continue reading

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The Soul of the Artist

Artists know there is more than one way to see.   We sketch what is immediately in front of us, which can be interpreted in infinite ways, leaving us open to criticism from others who state emphatically, “That’s not what it … Continue reading

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Ephemera

Ephemera; what an useful word.   A paradox of sorts, that one word can mean trash or treasure depending on your point of view. Meaning transitory, meant to be thrown away, trivial, here today, gone tomorrow, trash to many, much of … Continue reading

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Altered States

Offering a true sensory experience, every book is a work of art. A bibliophile inhales the scent of the book as they feel the texture of each page and pore over the rich text and illustrations over and over again.   … Continue reading

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Thank You!

Like fine wine slowly poured into a glass, the Tahoma Room on the University of Puget Sound campus filled with book artists arriving for the annual Puget Sound Book Artists members meeting . Those attending the event, find it creates … Continue reading

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Cartonera Publishing Workshop Comes to Puget Sound

Members of PSBA had the opportunity to join visiting poet and scholar, Juan Armando Rojas Joo, at the University of Puget Sound on October 2nd for a workshop on Cartonera Publishing.  Juan, a Associate Professor of SpanishDepartment Chair at Ohio … Continue reading

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