Most CE classes continue to be Remote (online). For On Campus and Hybrid classes please read about MassArt COVID Safety Requirements.

Create handmade books using techniques including accordion fold, concertina spine, pop ups and more. Use over 500 fonts of metal and wood type on the Vandercook Press. Develop personal narratives as you push your technical skill.

In this course, students will make monotypes from textural items and individually cut stencils, and transform them into artist books. The prints can be assembled to form a moveable patchwork in a Flag book. The Pop-Up Accordion book can house a variety of collapsible paper forms; we will design and … Read more

Start Date

02/07

Meeting Day

Mondays

End Date

03/07

Faculty

Stephanie Mahan Stigliano

Time

7pm–9pm

Credits

0

register

In this workshop students learn to build handmade books from pages to cover, experimenting with a variety of book structures. No experience is required; we will start off with simpler structures and work up to ones that are more complex. Students will learn about books based on the fold, starting … Read more

Start Date

03/19

Meeting Day

Saturday and Sunday

End Date

03/20

Faculty

Alice Stanne

Time

10am–5pm

Credits

0

register

In this course, we will make relief prints by carving, inking, and printing from linoleum blocks and use them in making artist books. We can create patterns, series, and a metamorphosis. The students can explore color relationships or play with opacity and transparency. They can cut, collage, and build moveable … Read more

Start Date

04/04

Meeting Day

Mondays & Saturday

End Date

05/02

Faculty

Stephanie Mahan Stigliano

Time

7pm–9pm

Credits

0

register