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Book Art - Mixed Media, Painting & Binding

Haliburton School of Art + Design

Enrol in Book Art - Mixed Media, Painting & Binding

Course Code: ARTS2284

In an encouraging and nurturing atmosphere, create three 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, oil pastels, ink, pencil, charcoal, writing, 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.

Some courses require additional textbooks and/or materials. Please visit your campus bookstore in-person or online: Peterborough Bookstore or Lindsay Bookstore.

Attend this course in person

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday (9:00am - 4:30pm)
Section: 41 | Instructor: Holly Dean
Location: Haliburton Campus
Registration will begin March 01, 2018 at 8:30 am

There will be a $50 kit fee payable to the instructor.

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