Bay Area Book Artists is a completely volunteer-based group, and membership is open to all. If you want to check us out, guests are always welcome at meetings, workshops and events. If you have questions, please send email to

Monthly Gathering

BABA meets the third Thursday evening of each month in room P-6 of Greendell School (4120 Middlefield Road in Palo Alto, next to Cubberly Center) from 7:18 to 9:00pm. Members share books, work in progress and information about book events and resources.

Monthly Workshop

BABA meets the first Sunday each month in room P-6 of the Greendell School section of Cubberly Center from noon to 4pm. Workshop topics vary widely with members stepping forward alone or in teams to lead.

Discussion Group

Anyone interested in the book arts is also welcome to join BABA's discussion group. To request an invitation, please send an email to The discussion group is our main working tool for planning meetings, workshops & events, as well as sharing tips on topics ranging from where to find supplies or information on a specific technique, to information on local exhibitions of interest.


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