Ah Haa School for the Arts

Katy Baum


Katy Baum has been pursuing her love of bookbinding since 2001 when she made her first handbound book. Originally from Durango, CO her love of bookbinding has led her on a wonderful path ranging from Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina to graduate school in Chicago where she earned a Master’s degree in Library Science and completed an internship in Book Conservation at the Art Institute of Chicago. She is now working as the Managing Director for the American Academy of Bookbinding in Telluride, CO.