Book art at Keynsham

Book art workshops at Keynsham Library with Funky Art House. 

Keynsham High Street with St John's Parish Church tower.
Keynsham High Street with St John’s Parish Church tower.


24th July 11:00 – 13:00 and 14:00 – 16:00

  • Get Creative and give an old book a new life as garlands, bunting and origami decorations. Come and learn to upcycle old books into new and unique decorations.
  • All ages welcome . All children must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian throughout the workshop.
  • Places are limited so come in to Keynsham Library or Bath Library to buy your ticket now.
  • Tickets available from Keynsham Library and Bath Library @ £3 each

Recycle an ex-library book into a work of art and win a prize
Library members of all ages are being encouraged by Bath & North East Somerset Council to get creative and turn old books into works of art.

The Central Library in Bath has a display featuring some 'book-art' examples!
The Central Library in Bath has a display featuring some ‘book-art’ examples!

If you would like to take part just visit any of Bath & North East Somerset Council’s libraries to choose an ex-library book and pick up an entry form. You have until 31 August to remake the book into anything you like.

To take part you must be a member of a LibrariesWest library and you have to use ex-library books supplied by Bath and North East Somerset Council’s Library Service. Apart from that you are free to remake your book in any way.

Enquiries email: Recycled_BookCompetition@bathnes.gov.uk

More information and full terms and conditions are available at: www.bathnes.gov.uk/libraries