Girl Scouts - Book Artist Workshop Cadettes

Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - also June 20 and 21
Time: 10:00 AM
Course Length: 2 hours every day
Experience Required: none
Class Size: up to 10
Price: $60

 

Day One: Exploring the Art of Bookmaking

Students will survey a book collection at Bookmachine in the Magoski Arts Colony, looking at various books. Students will interview book artists Anna Hansen and Jesse La Tour. Students will explore the structure of books by dissecting an old book. Anna will also discuss altering and turning books into sculptures and various art forms.

Day Two: Making your own Books

Students will create a small collection of various folded, glued and sewn book forms. Anna will demonstrate folding and stitching techniques, while explaining the history of each. Jesse will discuss the history of zine-making and teach how to make a zine.

Day Three: Exploring the Art of Bookmaking

Students will survey a book collection at Bookmachine in the Magoski Arts Colony, looking at various books. Students will interview book artists Anna Hansen and Jesse La Tour. Students will explore the structure of books by dissecting an old book. Anna will also discuss altering and turning books into sculptures and various art forms.

 

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Artist Bio - Anna Hansen

Anna Hansen, originally from northern Utah, works as an art educator in the Fullerton school district. She received a BFA in Printmaking and a Certificate in Book Arts in 2012. She has shown her work in galleries in Salt Lake City, as well as in portfolios in Chicago, Philadelphia, and New Orleans. Anna is now joining the company of the artists at the Magoski Art colony and aspires to inspire artists old and new.

223 W. Santa Fe Ave.
Fullerton, CA 92832

- (714)606-3620 -

artside studio is located in the historic Magoski Arts Colony in downtown Fullerton, California



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