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Notions: A Novel in Objects

Notions: A Novel in Objects

Imagine that a sewing box belonging to a young garment worker named Rosie, who perished in the New York City Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in 1911, has been passed on through four generations of women in her family. A century later it belongs to her great-grandniece, Katya, who designs low-cost clothing that is manufactured overseas […]

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2014 No-Lose Raffle: Notions Project

2014 No-Lose Raffle: Notions Project

Announcing the “No-Lose” Raffle, whose grand prize is one limited edition of the 2014 VABC Collaborative project, Notions. Raffle tickets are $10, and are now available online, until November 12. (Sales after November 12 will be at-the-door for the Raucous Auction.) RAFFLE SALES LINK Created twenty member artists, Notions explores the special relationship of one […]

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2014 VABC Raucous Auction

2014 VABC Raucous Auction

Raucous Auction Friday, November 14 5:30- 8PM Live auctions at 6:15 and 7:15 Silent auction til 8 ┬áSuggested donation: $20 or purchase Virginia Arts of the Book Center 2125 Ivy Square Shopping Center (enter through the Art Box) Join us for the Raucous Auction as the members of the VABC unveil the latest collaborative project, […]

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Introduction to Letterpress: Holiday Card Class 2014

Introduction to Letterpress: Holiday Card Class 2014

Introduction to Letterpress: Holiday Card Class 2014 Saturday, November 22, Noon to 4pm (a second class will be added on Sunday November 23 if ┬áSaturday class fills) Join us for an introduction to letterpress as you make 15 simple holiday greeting cards from our lead type. Come with an idea for no more than 20 […]

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