Sunday, November 27, 2016

New 2017 Online Workshop - ART OF THE BOOK

Randel Plowman will be conducting a six-week online bookmaking workshop. Participants will be creating a variety of artist’s book during this workshop. This course will feature downloadable videos and instructions for each project. Exploration of materials is encouraged and students can combine other media that they are familiar with such as photography, drawing, printmaking, painting and collage. Students will learn the basics of hand-made book production and practice a number of binding techniques that can be done at home.

Some Things featured In This Workshop
  •   Overview of materials and techniques
  •   Downloadable video demos
  •   Exploration of several hand-made book structures
  •   6 Weekly projects
  •   Opportunity to share your work online with others taking the course
  •   Basic principles and terms for bookmaking
  •   Weekly video broadcast and more
This is a course for both beginner and intermediate artist.

Some of the books we will be making include: Japanese Stab Binding,  Concertina Binding, Pamphlet Binding,  Palm Leaf Manuscript and more.

New projects and videos will be broadcast every Saturday and will be available to view or download via the course website.  

Course begin Saturday, January 7 and runs through February 18. 2017
The entire 6-week workshop is only $95

The complete material list will be sent after signing up

Randel Plowman received his M.F.A. in printmaking from University of Wisconsin-Madison and his B.F.A. from Northern Kentucky University. He has exhibited in solo and juried exhibitions throughout the United States; in addition, his work appears in many public and private collections in North America and abroad, his work has been cited in numerous publications, including The New York Times and USA Today; been featured in The Paris Review, How Design magazine, Artist Magazine and Somerset Studio. He is the author of two books, Masters: Collage, and The Collage Workbook: How To Get Started And Stay Inspired, voted Best Art Instruction Book of 2012 by the Library Journal. 

Have a question or comment? Contact me at randelplowman@hotmail

New workshop coming soon!


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