Workshop: Accordion Book Making with Karen Hanmer
THIS WORKSHOP IS SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 7TH FROM 1PM TO 4PM. SALES FOR THIS WORKSHOP ARE FINAL ON MARCH 23RD.
In conjunction with our exhibition FOLD. Hanmer will teach several book forms including: accordion with wrapped covers, accordion with simple pop-ups, and accordion with pamphlets sewn in.
Hanmers studio practice ranges from small editions of artists books to bookbinding instructional materials and one-of-a-kind design bindings. Her work is included in collections such as The Getty Museum, The Library of Congress, Yale University, and Graceland. She is winner of the Jury Prize for Binding in the 2009 Helen Warren DeGolyer American Bookbinding Competition and is one of only ten graduates of the American Academy of Bookbindings Fine Binding program. Hanmer is a leader in the book arts community, having served on the editorial board of The Bonefolder, as Exhibitions Chair for the Guild of Book Workers, and as frequent exhibition curator and juror.
ONLY 10 SEATS AVAILABLE!
UPDATE: We've added two additional seats (12 total), but tickets are going fast. Sign up quick.
Purchase of ticket includes basic materials. Students should bring along scissors, a pencil, and an eraser.
The Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum (View)
2220 N. Terrace Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
|Minimum Age: 15|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|