FOCUS ON BOOK ARTS

FOBA IS A 5-DAY CONFERENCE HELD BIENNIALLY IN FOREST GROVE, OREGON

Volunteering Opportunities

A very dedicated group of people helps with planning, organizing and managing the conference. If you’re interested in volunteering with…

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FOBA Open Positions

The Focus on Book Arts Conference takes place during July of even numbered years. Virtual conferences occur in July of…

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Support FOBA

Since its inception in the mid-1980s, Focus on Book Arts (FOBA) has been dedicated to supporting book arts in the…

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SAVE THE NEW DATE FOR 15th FOBA CONFERENCE

July 15-19, 2022

The FOBA board has decided to delay our planned 2021 conference and reschedule it in 2022.  Planning is underway and more information will be available in the fall.

In the meantime, the FOBA 2021 Virtual Conference offers exciting opportunities for you to participate and contribute. Check out how you can be involved and get more information

  • Due to uncertainties related to the Covid-19 pandemic, the FOBA board has decided to delay our planned 2021 conference and reschedule it in 2022. Please hold the dates of July 15-19, 2022, and plan to join us then for the Focus on Book Arts conference in Forest Grove, OR.

    In an effort to fill our need for connection and keep our book arts lives alive before we’re able to gather in person again, we are holding a Virtual FOBA Conference in July 2021. Check out our plans for 2021 Virtual FOBA.