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  • Altered Books: This discussion group has members from 16 countries. It is a positive environment with members of all ages and abilities. We exchange information, share ideas, tips and techniques while we continue to learn about this fascinating art form. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Artist Books 3.0: Where artists' books and the book arts meet online...
  • Artistbooks: This list is a forum for conversation about the Artist Book Collective Swap, a monthly exchange of artist books by book artists. Conversation will include what IS an artist book, book structures, methods of book binding, paper and book binding materials, book content, books sent and received, and other topics of interest to book artists. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Book-Arts: This club is for discussion of book-making and paper-type arts. Bookbinding, papermaking, marbling, altered books, and other topics related to book crafts will be discussed here. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Book Arts Meetup: Meetup with other local artists who make and bind journals, blank books, and photo albums by hand, using a variety of media. Learn bookmaking techniques, share ideas, artwork, and skills.
  • Book Arts Connection: For those in the Santa Barbara, CA area, and are interested in: letterpress printing, collage, handmade paper, origami, calligraphy, altered books, pop-ups, drawing, bookbinding, assemblage, graphic design, photography, marbling, artist's books. We are an online forum for questions, announcements, and opportunities. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Das aktivste deutschsprachige Forum für Buchbinder in Handwerk und Industrie, und Medientechnologen Druckverarbeitung
  • College Book Arts Association: College Book Art Association supports and promotes academic book art education by fostering the development of its practice, teaching, scholarship and criticism.At Yahoo Groups.
  • Cyberscribes: The premier internet calligraphy discussion group. An International Community of Lettering Artists and Calligraphers discussing a wide range of calligraphy topics from tools to techniques and everything in between. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Guild of Book Workers: Listserv is open to public for reading, but you must be a member to post.
  • Marbling: Marbling list at Yahoo Groups.
  • Miniaturebooks: For members of the Miniature Book Society and others who are interested in the world of miniature books. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Northwest Book Arts List: A group for anyone involved in the book arts in the Pacific Northwest. There are several groups like the Seattle Book Arts Guild, Vancouver Book Arts Guild, Oregon Book Arts Guild, Guild of Bookworkers Northwest Chapter and countless other clubs and guilds interested in book arts, bookbinding, calligraphy, paper arts, letterpress and more. This list is a place for us all to connect and communicate.
  • PPLetterpress: A forum for discussing studio letterpress, the photopolymer plate process, and related investigative and exploratory printing and typographic techniques. At Yahoo Groups.
  • Pressbengel Forum: Der Pressbengel ist eine kleine Vereinigung von Buchbindermeistern, -gesellen und -lehrlingen, die sich hin und wieder treffen, um sich weiterzubilden / German language discussion group formed by the Association of Bookbinding Masters, Journeymen, and Apprentices in the Munich area. Open to all.
  • UK Paperarts Group: This list is for the UK (or other European countries) paper arts artists who enjoy activities including handmade books, rubberstamped art(non-cute), collage, calligraphy, artistamps, keeping artists journals, eraser carving, handmade paper, altered books, art dolls, assemblage and anything to do with paper arts or similar media... At Yahoo Groups.

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