Asheville BookWorks is a community resource for print and book arts located in West Asheville, North Carolina. Through classes, exhibits, lectures, and annual events, Asheville BookWorks has developed a national reputation as a fine book arts and print facility. BookWorks is pleased to provide space, equipment and technical support for individuals with an interest in handmade books, printmaking, and letterpress.
Where does the power come from in a powerful work of art? Is it great skill and intention as an artist that puts it there? Yes, but there’s more to it … more
Instructor: Laurie Corral Learn to print Letterpress! BookWorks has a considerable collection of lead and wood type to choose from. Especially good as … more
This class is an introduction to the polymer photogravure process. Using a modern polymer-coated plate students will create an intaglio-etched surface … more
Beatrice Coron is coming to Asheville and will teach a one-day class making wearable art. Masking and revealing is essential to story telling and will … more