Enrol in Book Art - Mixed Media, Painting & Binding
Course Code: ARTS2284
In an encouraging and nurturing atmosphere, create three or more books with different bindings. Learn Coptic, long-stitch and accordion bookbinding techniques. Work on pages and covers with acrylic paints and mediums, collage, stamps and stencils, mark-making, image transfers, and more. Use dimensional objects, encrustation and ageing techniques to create fabulous book covers. Explore the difference between fluid, soft body and heavy body acrylic paints, and when to use which acrylic mediums. Learn about bookbinding terms, tools and techniques. Instruction will include exercises to stimulate right brain response, demonstrations, discussions, individual attention, and friendly critiques. Curious beginners to experienced artists / book-artists are welcome.