Holiday Fair 2019

Date :: Saturday, December 7, 2019

Time :: 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM

Location :: 375 Rhode Island Street, San Francisco, CA

Event Producer :: San Francisco Center for the Book

Admission :: Admission is free!

Refreshingly unique among holiday fair events, San Francisco Center for the Book's HOLIDAY BOOK ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR is a great place to peruse a wide selection of artists' books, letterpress prints and cards, ephemera, and other unique handmade gifts for sale by a variety of vendors. Come to the fair to find unique hand crafted gifts for yourself and for the special people in your life.

I will be selling my artist books, greeting cards, paper houses and matchbox defintions.  See you there!

Roadworks Steamroller Printing Festival Classic Prints, Small Plates books, San Francisco Center for the Book exhibition catalogs, shop aprons, SFCB bags, books, and gift cards available in any denomination will also be available at the Fair. 

Join us at the Holiday Book Arts & Crafts Fair for refreshments, door prizes, music, merriment and more!



Matchbox Art Workshop

Come learn how to make tiny works of art using matchboxes.  We’ll make mini-altars, mini-books, shadowboxes, pop-ups and more! You’ll be guided through each project with easy-to-follow demonstrations.  Most materials will be provided. 



When:  March 28, 11 am to 3 pm

Where:  New Museum Los Gatos, 106 E. Main St., Los Gatos

Fee:  $90 /Members, $100/non-members, $10 materials fee


To register:


Creative Art Card Workshop


Don’t you love getting a beautiful card in the mail?  Come learn how to make your own unique greeting cards using easy-to learn techniques and unusual materials, like matchboxes, glass beads, tags, buttons and more. You’ll learn 10 creative card-making techniques.  You’ll leave the workshop with 10 one-of-a-kind cards you can send to friends or give as gifts. Most materials will be provided.  

When:  Saturday, May 9, 11 am to 3 pm

Where:  New Museum Los Gatos

106 E. Main St., Los Gatos

Fee:  $100/Members, $120/non-members,

plus $10 Materials fee

To register:




Art Classes in my studio!  Gather some friends together and I can teach book arts, card making, shadow box art, and more, at the date and time of your choosing.  The 3-hour session includes instruction, handouts and supplies.  $250, per group of 4 to 6 students.  Contact me at or 650-346-0520 to set up your class.


Kit Davey

makes playful art to spread delight

across the planet