Holiday Book Arts & Crafts Fair 2015

Date :: Saturday, November 21, 2015

Time :: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Location :: San Francsico Center for the Book, 375 Rhode Island Street, San Francisco

Tickets :: Admission is free!

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San Francisco Center for the Book's annual Holiday Book Arts & Crafts Fair is refreshingly unique among holiday fair events around the Bay Area this season. The fair features a rich assortment of functional and decorative crafts that are perfect for gift giving, and a spectcular variety of letterpress books, handbound journals, unique artists books, zines, calendars, holiday cards, gift tags and wrapping paper, as well as paper arts, original prints, ornaments, jewelry, textiles and other delightful crafty surprises.

Gift Certificates, Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival linocuts, Small Plates books, San Francisco Center for the Book exhibition catalogs, shop aprons and more will also be available at the Fair. 

Join us at the Holiday Book Arts & Crafts Fair for refreshments, door prizes, silent auction items, music, merriment and more!


Interested in volunteering to help at this event? Find details here...

Artists & Crafters

Elaine Chu Graphic Design sock creatures, blockprint greeting cards, jewelry, hand bound books, journals

Made From Books by Yes & Yes Designs jewelry made from falling apart or discarded books

Asuka Ohsawa zines, small prints & cards printed via letterpress and silkscreen

Night Diver Press handmade paper, letterpress printed cards, handbound books 

Neon Sprinkles Studio paper goods, journals, hand-made books, cards, and infused with bright colors, sarcasm & fun

Gutwrench Press artist books, screen prints, cyanotype t-shirts, Riso books

Divine Jelly hand screen-printed flour sack towels

Rajit Phiosuwan prints, t-shirts & cards

Early Girl Press calendars, small posters, tags, cards 

Editions B.a.D. etchings, small resin-coated monotypes

Christine Herrin clear acrylic stamp sets, hand-lettered postcards, DIY stamp sets for gift tags, handmade travel journals

Lynne Prather etchings, handmade paper, one-of-a-kind books

Happenstance Type-O-Rama post office pendant necklaces, historical women of Oakland, California and historical birds of the USPS artstamps, "A Study in Scarlet", little handmade books

Red Handed Rubber Stamps postal and book themed rubber stamps, mail art items

Little Dinosaur Press zines, postcards, artist's books, letterpress prints

Eileen P. Goldenberg ceramic mugs & salt cellars

Fly By Night Gifts holiday tags & pins, book & reading-themed cards & gifts, all handcrafted, hand embossed

The Mobile Mill handmade papers and letterpress cards

Alyssa Casey handmade paper, notebooks, jewelry, Christmas ornaments, small collages, and children's room animal banners

Signs Of All Kinds handpainted novelty signs, art postcards, "paint to fit small signs"

S + M Press letterpress stationery and broadsides

A.K. Walker Art gift wrap, botanical etchings, rubber stamps

Peace by Piece calendars, small bags from recycled paper, gift tags, cards, collage print cards

Dandy Lion Press notebooks, t-shirts, letterpress cards

Erin Malone gifts (boxes, books, coasters), cards, framed and unframed prints

8 Domos origami, zines, printed ephemera, book arts

Susan Tuttle Designs jewelry

Luann Udell handmade jewelry, framed handmade artifacts, framed fiber collage

Rik Olson woodblock and linocut prints

Kitty Confetti gifts & letterpress stationery for cat lovers

Silverhand Books journals, cards, broadsides

Brian Kring book art, cards, paper art

Oliver Estrada printed Nepalese Lokta paper, hand screen printed cards, organic and eco friendly tes and sweatshirts

Drive By Press freshly hand printed apparel

Mark Coggins limited edition of novel "No Hard Feelings" and other 1st editions of novels by the author 

Coffee n Cream Press mixed media artwork, letterpress greeting cards 

Bell'occhio calligraphy pen nibs and holders, holiday boxes, handmade paper envelopes, cards and ephemera​

Mixolydian Editions fine press books, prints

Heyday Books "The Wolf Who Ate The Sky" and other wonderful books

Print By Layer linocut prints

Dead Duck Press hand pulled prints - lithographs and silkscreen

Gazelle & Goat Press handmade paper, letterpress cards

Wasabi Press letterpress calendars and cards, and more