Welcome to LIBROS

LIBROS is New Mexico’s Book Arts Guild offering a variety of inspiration for both traditional and experimental artist’s books. We hold regular meetings on the 1st Saturday of the month, as well as annual and special exhibits.

We welcome new members and guests – please see our Calendar page a full list of upcoming meetings.

2021–2022 series of programs

Check your Newsletter email for more details.

Saturday, May 7, 2021 @ 9 AM – 1 PM
* Live @ Manzano Mesa *

Wallet/Envelope Book Demo by Beverly Tones

Beverly is going to show us how to make this awesomely cool wallet/envelope book. (Original technique by Meredith Jane Klein, from Bound & Lettered magazine, Summer 2018 edition)

We will be meeting IN PERSON. Social hour is from 9:00 to 10:00, then our regular meeting begins at 10:00. Please be prompt for this class, as we will start right after the regular business meeting

Saturday, June 4, 2021 * Live @ Manzano Mesa

Candace Stanford - 3D Woven Stars

Candice will be showing us how she makes her woven 3D stars.

LIBROS Facebook Page

Please Like the LIBROS page on Facebook for upcoming news & events: Facebook/LIBROS New Mexico Book Arts Guild

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LIBROS meets on the 1st Saturday from 10am to 1pm (unless noted).

Our current meeting location is the Manzano Mesa Center. The Center is located at:
501 Elizabeth SE
Albuquerque, NM 87123
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Members receive a detailed email Newsletter with upcoming programs, Zoom links, and materials required listings. So Join today!


Book Lending Library
Library List by Title (PDF)
Library List by Author (PDF)
Collaborative Books (PDF)

Lists updated 9-2018.

Read more about the LIBROS Book Lending Library on our Calendar or Newsletter pages.

Bookbinding Kit (PDF)

Updated December 2015

Don’t leave home without your bookbinding kit! Remember that many of our meetings are “hands-on” and the best way to learn new techniques is to try them yourself!