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Book Box Without a Hinge

Book Box Without a Hinge

Book Box Without a Hinge January 13, 2015, 10:00 am. – 2:00 pm.Instructor: Janet Eden This class is an introduction to making made-to-measure boxes to fit specific books or other objects. It will cover calculating measurements, cutting book board, and covering. The class will prepare students for classes in the more difficult box with hinge […]

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The Printed Word Endures: 10am-Noon starting January 31st

The Printed Word Endures: 10am-Noon starting January 31st

The Printed Word Endures (UVa Education Benefit eligible*) Eight Saturdays, 10am-Noon starting January 31st Instructor: Josef Beery The technological revolution has transformed the way we communicate and store information. It has also revealed that our new digital formats are not suitable for long term archiving. Websites and data bases are all horribly vulnerable to corruption and frustratingly ephemeral. It […]

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Printmaking With Purpose

Printmaking With Purpose

Printmaking With Purpose (*UVa Education Benefit eligible) Sundays from 1-3pm on January 4, 11, 18, and 25th (Four 2-hour sessions) Instructor: Josef Beery Printmaking allows us to share an original work of art with many through the creation of multiples. Relief printmaking (printing from a wood or linoleum block) is the oldest of the many […]

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Paper Making Intensive Workshop

Paper Making Intensive Workshop

Paper Making Intensive Workshop UVA Education Benefit Eligible Four Sundays, February 1, 8, 15, 22 (Noon-4:30 pm) This four-week course (total of 18 hours; once each week) focuses on recreating European-style rag paper from old linen rags, covering the historical context of papermaking in Europe. In addition to making paper from linen rags we will also […]

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