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Po Box 193216
San Francisco, CA

A close-knit group of hand bookbinders, with shared interests in creating and collecting fine bindings, joined together to promote hand bookbinding and related book arts and to exchange information and ideas. 

Submission of Materials Form

Name *
Telephone (best to contact you) *
Telephone (best to contact you)
PLEASE SPECIFY: Postal Service? Pick-up at HBC Meeting?
(Exactly as you would like it to appear in the catalog)
(Fine or Design Binding, Box, Historical Structure, Letterpress, Book Arts, Conservation Project, etc.)
(please indicate if the contents are your own)
Type of Edition
Fill in the description: Copy number____ of an edition of _____
If you wish this information to be included please specify.
(Please briefly outline the important characteristics of your work including the type of structure, style of binding, materials used, methods of construction, special features, explanations for design choices, personal inspiration, etc. Try to be brief and concise; keep in mind that except in special circumstances, we try to keep narrative descriptions to 50-75 words and we may also need to edit some information in order to maintain stylistic consistency throughout the catalog.)

Submission of Materials for the Annual Member's Exhibition

Please fill out and submit a copy of the form below for EACH object that you are submitting to HBC 47.  If you are submitting more than one object, fill out the form for your first object and submit it before returning to the same page to complete the form for your second object.  All fields followed by an asterisk must have some content in order for the form to be successfully submitted. Please be sure to include the address to which you would like your promotional postcards sent and your books returned at the conclusion of the exhibition.  Not all the categories below may pertain to your particular object.  Please fill as many as you feel are appropriate and we will try to construct a catalogue entry that is suitable to the specific type of object you are entering, be it design binding, letterpress, box, calligraphy, artist’s book, etc.  

Thank you for your entry.  If you are experiencing any difficulties with this process, please email