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Monotype​ into Etching (New Dates)

When
Two consecutive Saturdays, January 30 & February 6, 2016, 9am-5pm
Instructor
Elizabeth J. Peak
Who?
Open to the public
Cost
$150 Members - $175 Non-Members (Fees do not include $25 for consumable materials - inexpensive watercolor brushes to be student provided)
 

Monotype​ into Etching: New Dates January 30 & February 6, 2016 UVa Education Benefit eligible* The class will begin by making Black and White monotypes as studies for possible etchings. This… Read more »

PaperCasting

Paper Making Workshop

When
Four Saturdays, February 20 & 27, March 5, 12 - 2016 (1pm-5:00 pm)


Instructor
Cameron Mankin
Who?
Open to the public
Cost
$140-$250 VABC members/$160-$300 nonmembers
 

This four-week course focuses on creating sheets of handmade paper from primarily cotton linters.

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Bookbinding Core Skills Course: Classes 1-4

When
Four Saturdays, March 26, April 16 & 30, May 7 - 2016 (10 am-4:00 pm)
Instructor
Jane Freeman, Megan LeBoutillier, Yolanda Merrill
Who?
Open to the public
Cost
$360 VABC members/$425 nonmembers
 

This four-part Bookbinding Core Series prepares participants to undertake a wide range of projects and additional classes in intermediate and advanced bookbinding techniques and book structures.

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Spring Letterpress Core

When
Four Saturdays, April 2, 9, 23 & May 14 - 2016 (12 noon-5pm)
Instructor
Garrett Queen, Kevin McFadden
Who?
Open to the public
Cost
$360 VABC members/$425 nonmembers
 

This is VABC’s multi-week signature typesetting and press usage class. The goal is to achieve a demonstrable level of skill and confidence on a Vandercook press.