Author Archives: Christine Walker

About Christine Walker

Christine Walker is a visual artist and writer.

Bibliophoria ~ Celebrate Book Arts!

Bibliophoria shines for its interdisciplinary aspects. Books truly are where the arts come together. Artists, writers, editors, designers, illustrators, printmakers, photographers, printers, bookbinders, and artisans of every medium collaborate on books. Books thrive because of the creative minds of agents, publishers, distributors, and … Continue reading

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Realizing a Vision for Book Arts

In the spring of 2010, a few people gathered at Sebastopol Center for the Arts (SCA) to explore the idea of a town-wide event to “celebrate book arts.” The idea soon grew from “let’s have it over a weekend” to … Continue reading

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Teen Writing Contest Winners Announced ~ 2011

Congratulations! The Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Copperfield’s Books and KRCB-FM are pleased to announce the winners in the Bibliophoria 2011 “Books are…” Teen Writing Contest. Another World fantasy story by Emily Hammond, 14, Orchard View School Book Types essay … Continue reading

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Bibliophoria 2011 encourages teenage writers!

Bibliophoria ~ Celebrate Book Arts! 2011 offers a writing contest and writing workshops for teens. Teen writing contest winners will have their work read on KRCB radio by professional actors on Gil Mansergh’s program “Word By Word: Conversations with Writers,” June … Continue reading

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Bibliophoria Poetry Contest Winners Announced ~ 2011

Congratulations to Bibliophoria 2011 poetry contest winners Lin Max, John Johnson, and Susan Adams. Their work will be printed by Eric Johnson of Iota Press. Gwynn O’Gara, Sonoma County Poet Laureate, was the final judge for the blind submission contest. … Continue reading

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Bibliophoria Announces Poetry Chapbook Contest ~ 2011

Bibliophoria kicks off Celebrate Book Arts 2011 with a poetry chapbook contest. The winner receives a first prize of 100 copies of a chapbook printed on letterpress at Iota Press in Sebastopol. Second and third prizes are 20 copies of … Continue reading

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