ORION - Concertina Star Carousel
$150.00 Coming soon
The "carousel" or "star" book is a multi-layered accordion book that challenges binders and artists to design three dimensionally. It can be viewed section by section and also opened fully to create a book in the round.
This book format was first produced in the 1930’s, mainly for souvenirs or novelties and children’s books.
Come along to create a Botanical Storybook, illustrate pages from our beautiful plant still life and then turn it into a three dimensional book.
You will learn how to make:
A multi-layered accordion book, bound together to create layered stage-like pages. These pages are perfect for developing with imagery around a theme or text. Paper cut-out techniques will be introduced to illustrate your chosen narrative.
• Make a creative structure and learn to think three dimensionally
• Get creative with your chosen theme/narrative, illustrating them with layered cut-out technique to create stage like pages
• Here is your chance to make books with an eye-popping, sculptural aesthetic.
• A great class for teachers, artists, and graphic designers.
Time: 9.30am - 3.30pm
All materials and tools are supplied at the Bindery, along with self-serve tea, coffee and biscuits. Lunch - toasted sandwiches can be pre-ordered.
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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