Artist-Run Spaces: Nonprofit Collective Organisations in the 1960s and 1970s is now available from the LCBA Shop. We’ve also restocked one of our favourites, Booktrek by Clive Phillpot.
Restocked in the LCBA shop: Bookbinding Tool Kit from the London Centre for Book Arts
The perfect kit for beginner bookbinders and craft makers. All tools are carefully selected and sourced in the UK.
Awl for making holes
6” bone folder for paper folding
Clip-point shoe knife for cutting paper
Brush for paste and glue
5 bookbinding needles and 6 metres of linen thread for sewing
Thanks to everyone for such an amazing Hackney WickED weekend! Thanks especially to our volunteers, studio members, Friends of LCBA and to Luminous Books for making it all possible.
Sister Corita Kent, Stop the Bombing, 1967.
Issue 3 of Works that Work, ‘The Impact of Design’, available at the LCBA shop or online at londonbookarts.bigcartel.com
This Saturday and Sunday from 12–6pm, LCBA will be taking part in the Artists’ Open Studio at Britannia Works as part of Hackney WickED Art Festival. We’ll have books and artworks by friends and members of LCBA along with a pop-up bookshop by LUMINOUS BOOKS. Hope to see you at the studio!
London Centre for Book Arts
56 Dace Road
London E3 2NQ
This Sunday, join us at the LCBA studio to learn how to prepare artwork and to print your own foilblock printed cards, invitations and book covers.
Introduction to Foilblocking
Sunday 27 July, 1 – 3pm
Bookworks Summer Sale
Always excellent Bookworks is having a Summer Sale. Visit them today and tomorrow at their office for discounted books, posters, limited edition prints and free gifts.
Friday, 25 July
12 Noon – 8pm
and Saturday, 26 July
12 noon – 6pm.
19 Holywell Row
London, EC2A 4JB