Create Extraordinary Books: Part I: Accordion Carousel Book - 26th June 2022 (9.30 - 3.30pm)
Create extraordinary books in this series of creative book structure workshops.
These classes are filled with creative bursts of making.
Start with a series of small exercises, making fun booklets that is the base for developing characters, settings and you narratives. You will finish the day with a large accordion carousel structure, filled with cutouts of imagery, telling your chosen story.
This course is for anyone interested in learning technically challenging book structures. The course uses illustrations - printed and those drawn by yourself. You will need to like paper cutting, folding, tracing, drawing and colouring.
•. Be guided with prompts, ideas and exercises, that help to expand your creativity.
•. Learn the fundamental principles of this technical book format.
•. You will be encouraged to experiment with shapes, repetition, colours and paper folding to create unique compositions.
•. Learn about gathering sources for your work as well as tips on how to fill your sketchbooks, create inspiration boards and find references for your artwork.
Date: 26th June 2022
Time: 9.30am - 3pm
All materials and tools are supplied at the Bindery.
Bottled water, Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided free for you to help yourself throughout the day.
Please note: This is a technical workshop. No experience necessary, but the workshop requires a certain level of capability and confidence in using sharp instruments and being able to follow verbal instructions is expected.
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Holding deposit confirms your place and are non-refundable. Should you change your mind, it is transferable within 12 months onto another course or in credit for materials and tools. You will receive an invoice for the rest of the amount owing 2 weeks before the commencement of class.
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