The Palace Print Shop & Bindery


BOOK ARTS BONANZA Explore the world of handmade books Thursday through Saturday October 1214 at the Second Annual Book Arts Bonanza hosted by the Press of the Palace of the Governors, Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Artists will guide you through traditional book art techniques, and an outdoor market will offer contemporary book works at this free educational event scheduled to take place in the courtyard of the Palace of the Governors Museum.

Papermaking,quill cutting, wood and linoleum block printing, paper marbling, pop-up engineering, hand bookbinding and pinhole camera photography are just a few of the demonstrations that will take place continuously during the



three–day period, 9 AM–noon
and 1–3:30 PM. Thursday and Friday are reserved for one-hour school tours, Saturday for general admission. Call the Museum Admissions Office (505) 476-5008 to schedule group visits.

Special Print Shop Visits, including lectures or hands-on activities can be arranged for small groups of adults or children by contacting the Museum Admissions Office at (505) 476-5008.

Classroom Workshops A limited number of workshops in book binding, illustration, paper decorating, pop-up design, and printing are conducted throughout the year by print shop staff members. To find out more about these services, contact the Press of the Palace at (505) 476-5096


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