American Craft Week at NBSS

North Bennet Street School invites the public to tour the school, take a workshop and visit the craft gallery during American Craft Week, October 2 - 11, 2015. 

North Bennet Street School

150 North Street, Boston / 617-227-0155
Directions and parking. 

Tours of the school

Friday, October 2, 11:00 am

Friday, October 9, 11:00 am

See the new North Bennet Street School facility and visit the eight full-time programs and continuing education workshops. Limited to 25.  Register below. Tours meet in the lobby at 150 North Street, Boston. 


Store Hours

Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm 
By appointment (617-227-0155 x140 /
Visit the gallery/store to view and purchase high-quality tools and work by students and alumni. 


In addition to full-time programs, North Bennet Street School offers workshops open to all. During American Craft Week, the following workshops are featured.  View the workshop calendar to see all workshops. 

Family and Friends Bookbinding Workshop

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Sunday, October 4, 2015
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Instructor: Nancy Fresella-Lee
$200, each registration if for two people / Register

One young person (8-16) with an adult partner work side-by-side to make three books each: a pamphlet book, an accordion book and a surprise structure. This is a fun, fast-paced day of serious play that develops folding, measuring, gluing and cutting skills while providing an introduction to the tools and materials used in a bindery.


Boston Design Week 2016 RSVP for NBSS Tour

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