community book arts center offering classes in the art of bookbinding, letterpress, and printmaking in a vibrant open studio environment. From letterpress to laser cutting, boundedition provides avenues for creative expression and collaboration among a rich variety of artists, printmakers, craftsmen, designers, and other folks who are passionate about exploring book and paper arts and trades.[/quote]
Located on the south side of Ann Arbor near the new Costco, boundedition’s letterpress studio is managed by printmaker Jim Horton, who will be on hand to train and assist members. The studio features a range of vintage letterpresses and printing equipment, as well as traditional printmaking presses and equipment.
Book artist Barbara Brown will lead the boundedition bookbinding program, sharing her expertise in alternative constructions, artist’s books, and bringing in guest instructors to inspire and educate.
Kerrytown bookseller Gene Alloway offers experienced perspectives on book history, collecting and all things bibliophile.
Our mission is to empower the community to excel in the book, printmaking, and paper arts and trades. We are a member-based community resource for the preservation, practice and expansion of the book, printmaking, and paper arts and trades through education, collaboration and creative exploration.