Kim Beller and I will be teaching a GREAT 2 day class coming up at the Cameron Art Museum School! If you love texture, playing with paint and collage, and want to mix that with bookmaking... well then, your prayers are answered!
Heirloom Journal Making – with Textured Plaster Cover- All Levels
2 Day Workshop / Limited to 15
Saturday May 3 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Sunday May 4 12:00 – 4:00 pm
Tuition: $115 ($100 CAM member)
$50 Materials kit includes: 3 sheets of 300lb. watercolor paper, 2 pre-cut wood substrates for covers with canvas straps, plaster for cover, bookbinding needle and waxed linen thread, 1 Stabilo Marks All pencil
In this collaborative workshop Kim and I will teach you how to achieve gorgeous texture on your books cover using plaster. Then you'll learn a simple method of binding pages of wonderful thick Italian watercolor paper to your cover. Then it's no holds barred art play! We'll transfer, so bring some copies of images you might want to use and your mixed bag of favorite journalling supplies such as, paints pens, pencils, a glue stick, maybe inks... If you have no clue then no worries, we'll bring lots of supplies of our own to share with you.
More pictures coming soon!