BOOK ART

INTRODUCTION TO BOOK ARTS INTENSIVE

 

CJ Shane (three session class)
Session 1 (February 15): Tools, Paper, and Three Book Structures-accordion/concertina, pamphlet, Japanese pouch binding

Session 2 (February 16): Experimenting with Accordion Books-pocket and star bindings

Session 3 (February 17): Flag and Tunnel Books

Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, February 15, 16, 17, 2017
9 am - 12 noon

Cost:  $45 for each class or $ 125 for all three classes. Materials are included.

For those with little or no experience, be sure to take these classes first before you sign up for more advanced classes. Learn the basics first: papers and paper choices, tools, and basic structures.

For more information see: http://www.cjshane.com/workshops.html

 

4-NEEDLE COPTIC BINDING

 

CJ Shane (one session)

4-Needle Coptic Bound Book: The traditional Ethiopian Coptic binding used four or six needles. We’ll follow this method to create a blank Coptic bound book. 3 hour class; minimum of 3 students required. This is an advanced course. You must have taken my Introduction to Artist's Books course first, or be an experienced book artist.

Saturday, April 22, 2017
9 am - 12 noon

Cost: $45, includes materials

PIANO HINGED BINDINGS

 

CJ Shane (one session)

Hinged Books: In this class we’ll create the Piano-Hinge Book. It has endless possibilities for experimentation and innovation.  3 hour class; minimum of 3 students required.

Saturday, March 25, 2017
9 am - 12 noon

Cost: $45, includes materials

BORDER BOOK

 

CJ Shane (one session)

Border Book: This is an old structure that has been modernized for contemporary book artists by artist/author Keith Smith. We’ll learn how to construct the cut, folded, and sewn border book in this class. 3 hour class; minimum of 3 students required.

Saturday, February 25, 2017
9 am - 12 noon

Cost: $45, includes materials

SURFACE DESIGN ON PAPER

 

CJ Shane (one session)

Surface Design on Paper: We’ll learn techniques such as pochoir, masking, resist, collagraphy, stamping, and sgraffitto combined with use of unusual materials such as graphite, inks, pastes, and various unusual mark-making tools to create unique paper surfaces.. This is a good workshop to take before taking the workshops on artist’s books. That’s because the paper you produce in Surface Design on Paper can be used to create your artist’s books. 3 hour class; minimum of 3 students required.

Saturday, May 27, 2017
9 am - 12 noon

Cost: $45, includes materials

Blue Raven Art School

720 E Prince Road       Tucson Arizona 85719

520-623-1003       Lynne@BlueRavenArtSchool.com