What’s hoppin’ at A. Fain Books’ Etsy Shop?

Here’s a quick look at some of what I’ve been working on here in the studio lately.  Most all of it is available from my etsy shop: afainbooks.etsy.com

Books and Banjos

Here’s a look at what I do when I’m  not making books.  I’m the one playing the banjo uke.  Pearl Mueller is on the fiddle and Ellie Grace plays mandolin, guitar and dances too! (which you’ll get a taste of at the end of this video).  We also have a myspace page.

BookOpolis Video

This is a YouTube video of this year’s Book Opolis event at Asheville Bookworks by LeAnn Smith of Eaglesway Productions.  It’s a lovely visual snippet of what a sweet community event Book Opolis is.  For you fellow Asheville bookies out there, you are sure to catch a siting of yourself or your book.  Check it […]

Eco Books

Lark Books has recently come out with a new book called Eco Books: Inventive Projects from the Recycling Bin put together by Terry Taylor.  It’s totally great, simple as that.  Each project is by a different book artist, many of which are local to Western North Carolina (I happen to be one of them, but […]

Book Opolis 2009

It’s the time of year again for the largest, annual bookarts event in Western North Carolina;  BOOK OPOLIS. If you happen to find yourself in the Asheville area this weekend come on by and check it out.  To see a slide show of a Book Opolis past click here. The Fifth Annual BookOpolis 2009 September […]