Two Sweet Briar College students, Katie Holloway and Sally Toms, learn to set movable type at the Virginia Arts of the Book Center.
Kickstarting a Lasting Passion for Books
The VABC and students from Sweet Briar College partnered to pull off a fundraising tour de force
Beautiful blue flax blossoms bloom for one day.
Students from the VABC and U.Va. community rediscover the connection between flax and early human civilization as they learn to make paper from flax plants cultivated in a mountainside garden.
An attendee at a fantasy and science fiction panel in 2013. Photo by Pat Jarrett.
One for the Books
In two decades, the Virginia Festival of the Book has gone from a booklover’s vision to a mainstay of the Charlottesville literary scene.
VABC Miniature Book Project
Virginia Arts of the Book Center is trying to raise $6,000 for their most ambitious Annual Member’s Project to date. They’ll be creating “a bakers dozen” of Miniature Books and need some special equipment to produce these unique works of art.