Kate Cheney Chappell 83 Center for Book Arts

The Center for Book Arts celebrates the innovative and engaging nature of book arts through lectures and workshops by national and regional book artists, and through exhibits of artists’ books. Learn more about Kate Cheney Chappell 83 Center for Book Arts.

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Summer Travel course to Italy: this June participate in a unique drawing and book arts experience while in residence at Spannocchia, an organic farm in Tuscany.

This travel course to Tuscany will engage students in the act of exploring the world around them through a variety of drawing and book arts techniques.
Honey Bee Book

Summer Book Arts Program

Spend 7 days studying Book Arts at the the Wishcamper Center in Portland, Maine. Participants work with 8 different instructors in Book Arts related workshops.

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Present Book

Events at the Center

Attend an exhibit, lecture or workshop by national and regional book artists that celebrate the innovative and engaging nature of book arts.
Many Books all the same

Book Arts Workshops

The KCC'83CBA offers a range of dynamic and engaging book arts workshops.
Jill Osgood's Maine Woods Book

Pope-Cheney Art Studio

The Pope-Cheney Art Studio in USM's Wishcamper Center is host to ongoing exhibitions of artists books.
Student Book

Minor in Book Arts

Expand your visual book knowledge and skill by Minoring in Book Arts.




Exhibition: Contemporary Illuminated Manuscripts: the work of Nancy Ruth Leavitt

UNUM Great Reading Room, 7th floor, Glickman Family Library
Through April 30, 2019

Book Arts Bazaar

10:00 AM, Wishcamper Center, 34 Bedford St., USM Portland Campus