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October 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
One event on November 16, 2019 at 10:00 am
Sign up for one or both of these workshops inspired by “Children’s Book Illustrations: Visual Storytelling” (Sept. 20-Dec. 15, 2019). Taught by artist Jill Jensen, and curator of education, Laura McManus. All tools and materials provided.
$25 / Workshop | $45/Full Series
Members*: $20/Workshop | $35 Full Series
Explorations in Monotype
Saturday, October 19, 10 am – Noon
Never printed? No problem. In this no-stress workshop experiment with a variety of materials and techniques to create one-of-a-kind prints using a small printing press and hand pressure. Workshop includes an overview of printmaking history and contemporary printmakers. You will leave with a stack of prints that you can incorporate into future projects or keep as unique works of art. Register by October 11.
Saturday, November 16, 10 am – Noon
Come fold, glue, cut, and stitch at the Maier! Make two blank books using traditional hand-binding techniques, including the 5-hole pamphlet stitch and Japanese stab binding. All tools and materials, including handmade, printed, and decorative papers, included. Workshop includes an overview of bookbinding history. Participants that take the workshop Explorations in Monotype, Saturday, October 19, may bring their prints to incorporate into the handmade books. Register by November 8.