Monday, January 26, 2009

The Market at Focus on Book Arts

Deadline: March 25, 2009 (RECEIVE)

The Market at
Focus on Book Arts 9th Biennial Conference

Pacific University
Forest Grove, Oregon
June 24 to June 29, 2009

The ninth biennial Focus on Book Arts conference, Wednesday, June 24 through Sunday, June 29, 2009, offers four days of classes in the book arts - bookbinding, papermaking, printing, artists books, journals - at all skill levels from beginner to advanced. You can pick and choose your classes, coming for only a day or the whole conference. The conference will again be held on the beautiful campus of Pacific University, located in Forest Grove, Oregon, about 25 miles west of Portland. We hope you can join us in this celebration of the book arts.

The Market

The Market (formerly The Trade Show) is an opportunity for you to sell your artwork, supplies, or books, both hand made and self published or commercially published. The Market will be open Friday evening and Saturday with a reception for confence attendees Friday evening. There is a $50 charge for each 3'x 6' skirted table and no commission fee. You may opt to set up on Friday night only, Saturday only, or both days for no additional fee. If you have published a book, your table can be placed in a special area for authors. This area will be highlighted as the Author's Corner for signing and selling books.

The Market Application Form

The Market Hours
Friday, June 26, 7-9 pm
Saturday, June 27 - 8 am - 8 pm

Visit the website for complete details:

Focus on Book Arts
1928 - 21st Avenue
Forest Grove, OR 97116