Three dimensional bookbinding

Lee-Whedon Memorial Library 620 West Ave, Medina, New York, United States

Do you like to fold and cut paper? Those are the basic skills students need to be able to construct accordion, tunnel, business card, and carousel books. Think of a book as a stage; we can look through and into these books for three-dimensional effects. We’ll also have an overview of pop-up books and how...

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Altered books

Lee-Whedon Memorial Library 620 West Ave, Medina, New York, United States

Have you ever wanted to take a pair of scissors to a book? Here’s your chance to destroy a perfectly good book while creating a new work of art.. We start with a normal hard cover book that we cut, glue, rip and otherwise desecrate with our artmaking. Students will learn the basics of pop...

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Monoprints

Lee-Whedon Memorial Library 620 West Ave, Medina, New York, United States

There are many different methods to produce monoprints. or single unique prints. We will explore a few. One method has students drawing shapes on cardstock and cutting them out to make stencils. The students will use brayers to apply ink over the openings in their stencils onto a sheet of paper. Various colors and layers...

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