October Open Studio with Artist and Writer Suzi Banks Baum



Suzi's Garage Studio (39 Hollenbeck Avenue, Great Barrington, MA 01230, Great Barrington MA)

**October Open Studio with Artist and Writer Suzi Banks Baum**

Sunday, October 8, 2023, 1pm to 4pm (doors at 1pm)

Suzi’s Garage Studio, 39 Hollenbeck Avenue, Great Barrington, MA 01230

*Rain or shine (If there are high winds the event will be postponed.*

Contact for info: suzi@suzibanksbaum.com 413 429 1799

Visit the artist studio of writer and book artist Suzi Banks Baum in Great Barrington, Sunday October 8 from 1 to 4 PM. Berkshire residents have this rare opportunity to see Suzi’s work in person at her annual open studio event in her garage studio at 39 Hollenbeck Avenue in Great Barrington, MA. The day includes a demonstration of eco-dyeing paper, home-brewed floral inks, and hand carved stamps. Her artist books will be on view, along a selection of hand-bound books and her own decorative papers on sale. The artist will read from her recently published story in the Walloon Writers Review at 2:30 PM. Apple cider will be on hand for all. Please park on the street. More information about Suzi’s work, classes and workshops can be learned on her website, suzibanksbaum.com

Suzi Banks Baum dwells at the crossroad of literary and visual arts. A writer, mixed media, and book artist, she creates fresh traditions through the ceremony of daily creative practice with keen attention to the natural world. Banks Baum teaches daily creative practice for writers, artists, and creative thinkers in many settings. Originally trained as a theatre artist, Banks Baum’s collage work is featured in Storey publications *Collage Your Life* by Melanie Mowinski. Baum’s first book, *An Anthology of Babes*, features the work of artist mothers. Her award-winning writing can be found in The Good Life Review and Hypertext Magazine. A new work of fiction appears in the Walloon Writers Review in the summer of 2023. Publications about her artistic work include Berkshire Magazine, The Guild of Book Workers Journal and Mingle Magazine. Find her at www.suzibanksbaum.com or on Instagram @suzibb.