Friends of the Copper Queen Library

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The Friends of the Copper Queen Library


PO BOX 516 | Bisbee, AZ  85603

President: Joan Reichel
Vice President: Sara Curtis
Secretary: Cathy Clifton
Treasurer: Carol Lokey
Members at Large: Nicole Hansen | Mary Jane Bank | Kathie Muserelli |   Mike Normand | James Coull
 
Board Meetings are held the second Monday of each month at 5 PM in the Young Adult Room of the Library.
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Annual Altered Books Show and Silent Auction Fundraiser

Always the last Saturday in August, this Silent Auction showcases the creative spirit of artists from around the area who transform books into beautiful works of art.  From wall hangings to sculpture, this show always seems to amaze.  This year's Altered Books Auction will be held online, however, art may be viewed a the Central School from Thursday, August 26 - Saturday, August 28 from 4 - 7 PM, with capacity limited.

Altered Books Show and Silent Auction Call to Artists 2021

The Friends of the Copper Queen Library has issued a Call to Artists for their upcoming Altered Books Online Auction which will take place from Thursday, August 26 - Saturday, August 28, 2021.  

Artists may submit up to two pieces, and all pieces must include a book element.  Space is limited this year, so they Friends prefer wall hanging pieces, if possible, but they appreciate any and all of our artist’s beautiful work.  

Drop off day for submitted work will be Monday, August 23, between 11 AM and 6 PM.  Artists are asked to bring a separate entry form for each piece of art.  Unsold pieces must be picked up on Sunday, August 29, between 11 AM and 3 PM.  

Please note that this year’s auction will be held online, however, art may be viewed at Central School from Thursday, August 26 - Saturday, August 28 from 4 - 7 PM, with capacity limited.

Artist are able to pick up entry forms at the Copper Queen Library, or click here to download a form to print yourself.

Check out the Altered Books Facebook Page here.

This year’s Altered Books Show will by on Saturday, August 31, 2019 from 5 - 8 PM at the Central School, 43 Howell Avenue in Old Bisbee.