[GBW] Children's Workshop Ideas
marnie.torrey at utah.edu
Mon Dec 2 10:45:53 EST 2013
Sounds like a fun program! At the Book Arts Program, we have an active K-12 outreach program and have invited Susan K. Gaylord to teach multiple times. Check out her excellent website for ideas: http://www.makingbooks.com<http://www.makingbooks.com/>. There are a number of artists who travel and teach bookmaking for kids: cj grossman, Ed Hutchins, Paul Johnson, Paulette Rosen, Shawn Sheehy, just to name a few. Many have written books on making books with kids or on making folded forms that are appropriate for children. You might also ask your library to purchase one of the many how-to books available such as Making Handmade Books: 100+ bindings by Alisa Golden.
I hope you might make it to the College Book Art Association Conference<http://www.conferences.utah.edu/cbaa/> in SLC in January-- it would be great to see you again.
On Dec 2, 2013, at 8:15 AM, bbeidler at charlestonlibrarysociety.org<mailto:bbeidler at charlestonlibrarysociety.org> wrote:
Last summer, our library offered summer workshops for kids ages 6+. Over the course of 5 days for about 2 hours a day, we made Japanese stab bindings, paste papers, small accordion bindings, and even tiny pamphlet stitched books. Many of the parents have talked to me about wanting to do another bookbinding camp next summer. I'd hate to keep offering the same thing over again, and I know that as a kid I would've hated to take the same thing over again. Does anyone know any other kid-friendly book structures?
Charleston Library Society
843 723 9912
GBW: The NEW email list for GBW member communications
For info about the list or to change your settings, visit http://list.guildofbookworkers.org/mailman/listinfo/gbw_list.guildofbookworkers.org
GBW Calendar of Events Online
Horizons - GBW 2012-2014 Traveling Exhibition
To post messages, email to GBW at list.guildofbookworkers.org<mailto:GBW at list.guildofbookworkers.org>
For problems, contact Henry Hebert, List Manager:
communications at guildofbookworkers.org<mailto:communications at guildofbookworkers.org>
Book Arts + Red Butte Press
J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 E
Salt Lake City, UT
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the GBW