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Handmade Crafternoon at the Library

Join crafty librarian Jessica Pigza of the Rare Book Division and Crafternoon author Maura Madden as they welcome special guest Natalie Chanin for a free DIY design day.  Chanin, creative director of Alabama Chanin (and author of Alabama Stitch Book and Alabama Studio Style), talks about the techniques and inspiration behind her design work, and the event includes a hands-on project as well as an inspiring spread of vintage books and magazines from the Library's collections.  Check Jessica's Hand-Made at NYPL blog ( for additional details in advance of the event.

The event is held in Room 227.