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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Annual Book Art Bazaar

Events at the Center

The KCC'83CBA offers events and workshops, including the annual Book Arts Bazaar, for celebrating the innovative and engaging nature of book arts.
Artist Book by Mackenzie Banks for ART 241

Summer Book Arts Program

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

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Artist Swidrowski, Fabric Buckets Dancing in Studio

Book Arts Workshops

The KCC83CBA offers a range of dynamic and engaging book arts workshops open to all individuals and skill levels. A different Workshop is offered in Fall & Spring.
Dos-a-Dos Book by Art Ed. student, Olivia Dyer

Pope-Cheney Art Studio

The Pope-Cheney Art Studio in USM's Wishcamper Center is host to ongoing exhibitions of artists books highlighting the diverse voices within the Book Arts community.
Artist Book by Dana Casey from ART 241

Minor in Book Arts

Expand your visual book knowledge and skill by Minoring in Book Arts.
Detail from "Hummingbird", by Rebecca Goodale

New Scholarship Honors Esteemed USM Associate Professor Emerita and Book Artist, Rebecca Goodale

The Rebecca Goodale Book Arts Scholarship provides financial support for a student majoring in the visual arts, with preference given to a declared Book Arts minor.