Day: Tuesdays, August 10 - 31, 2021 Time: 6-8pm Teaching Artist: Susan Vitali Cost: $225 for Redux Members / $280 for NonMembers JOIN NOW! Ages:
Day: Tuesdays, August 10 – 31, 2021
Teaching Artist: Susan Vitali
Cost: $225 for Redux Members / $280 for NonMembers JOIN NOW!
Spend 4 weeks exploring techniques of bookmaking with studio artist Susan Vitali. During “Bookmaking” we will gain further knowledge with various types of book forms. Students will learn how to create blank sketchbooks as well as decorated journals in a variety of sizes and shapes. We will learn stab-binding, accordion folding, making a book with triangle pages from one sheet of paper, and much more.
Materials List (ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED however you may bring your own supply):
Sharp knife with extra blades (Exacto)
Pencil and eraser
Large eye needle
Linen thread. (Can substitute embroidery thread or sewing
¼” or 1/8 th inch colored ribbon
Two glue sticks
White or clear school glue (Archival PVC glue, optional)
8.5” x 11” copy paper (50 sheets) or similar colored paper or
Decorative paper (could be origami, scrapbooking, gift wrap,
used books, handmade paper, recycled packaging, wallpaper)
Embellishments: stickers, ribbons, washi tape, photos, etc.
Card-board (2-3 cereal boxes or similar) or book board
Scrapbooking paper cutter
Self-healing cutting mat
Bookbinding awl or push pin
Markers or colored pencils
Paint brush to apply liquid glue
2 sheets wax paper about 12” off roll
No experience necessary.
10 (Tuesday) 6:00 pm - 31 (Tuesday) 8:00 pm
Redux Contemporary Art Center
1056 King Street