Book Arts & Paper

  • Intro to Papermaking / Jan 27 • PBAR181L86

    Learn to create unique sheets of Western-style paper with moulds and deckles and a variety of fibers pulped in a Hollander beater. The history of papermaking and its contemporary uses as an art-making material will be discussed. Be prepared to get wet, have fun, and make sheets of art paper that ...

    Allison Roscoe  
    Jan. 27-Jan. 27
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    Sat 9am–1pm (1 session) Past_exhib_pb_1
  • Intro to Papermaking / Apr 7 • PBAR181L87

    Learn to create unique sheets of Western-style paper with moulds and deckles and a variety of fibers pulped in a Hollander beater. The history of papermaking and its contemporary uses as an art-making material will be discussed. Be prepared to get wet, have fun, and make sheets of art paper ...

    Allison Roscoe  
    Apr. 7-Apr. 7
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    Sat 9am–1pm (1 session) Past_exhib_pb_1
  • Papermaking Open Studio / Feb 3 • PBAR181L88

    For students who have previously taken the one-day Intro to Papermaking workshop. Students are welcomed to continue experimenting with papermaking techniques and their own personal projects. Kozo and abica will be the available fibers. A monitor will be present but no formal instruction will be ...

    Allison Roscoe  
    Feb. 3-Feb. 3
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    Sat 9am–1pm (1 session) Past_exhib_pb_2
  • Papermaking Open Studio / Apr 14 • PBAR181L89

    For students who have previously takien the one-day Intro to Papermaking workshop. Students are welcomed to continue experimenting with papermaking techniques. A monitor will be present but no formal instruction will be given. Supply fee: $15 supply fee paid to instructor Image by Allison ...

    Allison Roscoe  
    Apr. 14-Apr. 14
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    Sat 9am-1pm (1 session) Past_exhib_pb_2
  • Blue Jeans Paper • PBAR181L91

    Back by popular demand! Make lots of beautiful “blue jean” cotton paper that is suitable to be used for printing, stamping and bookmaking. Supplies: One pair of 100 percent cotton blue jeans cut into one-inch squares, that you must bring to the Art School one week before class. The s...

    Allison Roscoe  
    Mar. 31-Mar. 31
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    Sat 9am–1pm (1 session) Past_exhib_pb_3
  • New Shapes for Paper • PBAR181L92

    Tired of paper rectangles? Learn how to cut material that will give your paper a s new shape! You can even  combine shapes or repeat one to create a larger work of art. For example, think about what you could do with 20 handmade paper circles! Supply Fee: $15 paid to Allison Roscoe Artwork...

    Allison Roscoe  
    Apr. 28-Apr. 28
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    Sat 9am–1pm (1 session) Past_exhib_pb_4
  • Making Softcover Books • PBML181L93

    In this class, students will learn how to make various types of softcover books: basic instant, accordion fold, pocket accordion, self-hinged accordion with a softcover, single signature chapbook using a three-hole pamphlet stitch and a five-hole pamphlet stitch, and a multi-signature book. Varia...

    Minny Lee  
    Mar. 1-Mar. 29
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    Thu 6–9pm (4 sessions) Past_exhib_pb_5
  • Scroll Mounting • PBHS173A81

    Learn the basic process of making Japanese hanging scrolls using handmade washi paper, silk and wheat paste—whether you are interested in the art of scroll making or are an artist wishing to mount your work as a scroll. Class addresses traditional and contemporary design and care of scrolls...

    Hiroko Sakurai  
    Jan. 28-Apr. 15
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    Sun 9-noon (9 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Washi Explorer • PBHS181L95

    Explore several different types of washi (traditional Japanese paper) crafts to make a notebook using traditional binding techniques. For the first class, we will decorate the washi using itajime dyeing methods, as well as sunago (gold leaf scattering). In the second class, we will learn a techni...

    Hiroko Sakurai  
    Apr. 22-May. 6
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    Sun 9am–noon (3 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01