BK-WI-Book-12.8.12) Fabric Books: Hand Bound, Dyed and Stitched

 In this Weekend Intensive, taught by Jessica Marquez and Rebecca Kelly, participants will incorporate book arts with sewing techniques, using fabric pages for their artist's book. Book binding, sewing and embroidery techniques will be taught and practiced. Students will make three simple practice books and use techniques to create an artist book process. The limitless possibilities of fabric books, including sculptural fabric books, emrboidered pages and quilted books will be explored. in addition, techinques such as dyeing and image transfer will be presented. Students will be offered book Arts and Embroidery hand outs that include all methods covered in class as well as an extensive reference bibliography.

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