Hand-Bound Books

with Emma Ryan

Tuesday, June 11 · view days & times
Price: $75 | $67.50 ArtsQuest Member
Fees: $5 Visual Arts Service Fee on all orders
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Venue: Visual Arts Classroom
Ages: 18+

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1 Day Workshop

Tuesday, June 11 | 6-9 p.m.

Learn how to design and create your own journal. In this 3-hour workshop, students will learn how to hand-bind a book using a combination of Tab and Coptic styles of binding. As well as designing and attaching Book-board to their books. At the end of the workshop, students will walk away with a 30-page hardcover book of their own design, that can be use as a sketchbook, journal, memory keeper, or as a gift.

Emma Ryan is a Papermaker and Mixed Media Artist working as an Art Educator. She is originally from Northern Virginia, and relocated to Allentown PA to study at Cedar Crest College. Where she graduated with a dual degree in Social Work and Studio Art Integrated with Psychology. During her undergraduate program, Emma worked as a Instructor's Assistant in the PaperMaking studio, then upon graduation she was offered a similar positions as apart of the college's Postgraduate Internship. Today Emma teaches Art at a Youth Residential Facility, while also attending Kutztown University to gain a Masters in Art Education. Emma's main focuses are in PaperMaking, Collage, and BooksArts where she explores connections that we as humans have with each-other, our emotions, and our communities.

Venue Information
Visual Arts Classroom
Banana Factory
25 W Third Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
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