Greensand Books


Handbound coptic, double-pamphlet, and single-pamphlet blank books—and sometimes, greeting cards— with papercut decorations; community bookbinding workshops.


Bess Kaple, bookbinding
Zebby Hourse, papercut decorations

Upcoming Events

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A coptic-bound blank book, in chartreuse, green, yellow, and dark blue papers, with teal thread, and white pages with tabs in chartreuse.
A single-pamphlet blank book, in green, yellow, black, and red papers, with white pages and yellow thread.
A greeting card, dark red in a lighter red envelope, decorated with dark green, dark blue, black, and silver papers.

Past Events


We organized the first biennial Oberlin Community Art Book Fair (OCABF), which was held on 3 December 2022, at Mill on Main. The poster for that event is shown below.