Vaughan Book Arts Celebration


Event Description

Vaughan Public Libraries is holding its first ever Vaughan Book Arts Celebration. It will showcase a variety of book art activities including letterpress, the screening of the charismatic documentary, California Typewriter, and more:

• Calligraphy and hand pressed type activity stations

• Suminagashi (Japanese paper marbling)

• Try out a typewriter

• Printing with Styrofoam blocks

• Button-making and make a kusudama flower stations

• Make a book

• Repurposed books turned into quirky works of art

• Demonstration of letterpress, Japanese bookbinding and Chinese calligraphy

• Screening of movie, California Typewriter