Saints Alive! the 2022 Book Arts Members’ Project

Saints Alive is a collection of storied art to express gratitude for whoever/whatever helped one cope during the pandemic.

The entire collection can be previewed on this site.


The return of Block Night… Wednesday, December 7th

Details will follow, but we’re looking to reestablish Block Night as a regular feature of our Book Arts offerings.


Holiday Card Class 2022 – An Introduction to Letterpress

Join us for an introduction to letterpress as you make 15 simple holiday greeting cards from our movable type. Come with an idea for no more than 20 words, look through our dingbats, or select a preprinted image to create your design.

Our Work

Did you know that the Virginia Center for the Book offers reading recommendations, workshops on bookmaking and letterpress, literacy resources across the Commonwealth, and virtual events throughout the year?

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