Members and donors are the heart of MCBA. Your support keeps our creative pulse going and enables our creative community to thrive. Help ignite creativity and community through the book arts. Join our family of supporters by becoming a member or making a donation today!


Whether you are elbow-deep in paper pulp, exploring an exhibition in our gallery, or stocking up on book arts supplies in the Shop, your presence in our creative community keeps MCBA going. We love having you here. Sign up or renew your annual or sustaining membership and enjoy exclusive member perks!**


**Important note for filling out your sustaining membership form on the next page

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Creativity is about connection. And we can’t do it without you! Your support:

    • Connects over 7,000 K-12 students each year with project-based arts experiences through our school field trip program;
    • Provides studio access and 175 annual workshops for adults of all skill levels;
    • Engages a diverse public with all-ages open houses, where visitors participate in free, hands-on book arts projects; and
    • Highlights artists and the art of the book through engaging exhibitions.

Your contribution to MCBA is tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Donations and memberships are processed securely through Blackbaud Merchant Services. If you are experiencing issues making a donation or signing up for a membership online, your browser may need to be updated to ensure that your payment is processed safely and securely. For further details on charitable giving and additional ways to donate to MCBA, contact Katrina Atwell at 612-215-2521 or

Planned Gifts

Make creativity part of your legacy. Remember Minnesota Center for Book Arts in your will or trust, or as a beneficiary of an IRA, 401(k) or insurance policy.

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Visit and register Minnesota Center for Book Arts as your charitable organization of choice. will donate a percentage of your eligible purchases to MCBA!