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VABC's Kickstarter Campaign — "Speaking in Faces"  Successfully Closes

VABC’s Kickstarter Campaign — “Speaking in Faces” Successfully Closes

And the great news is… At 11:00am, May 19th we successfully closed out our Speaking in Faces Kickstarter Campaign While we set out to raise $12,000 our final total is $15,086. Thanks to all who supported this effort, by not only by contributing/backing, but by reaching out to your social-media contacts. Now that the project is funded the “real […]

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Saturday Bookbinding Series: “Pop-out” Accordion Binding

Saturday Bookbinding Series: “Pop-out” Accordion Binding

“Pop-out” or “cut-out” Accordion Binding first time offered at VABC Saturday, June 11, 2015 12:00-4:00 p.m. Taught by Barbara Payne and Addeane Caelleigh The “pop-out” or “cut-out” accordion is a three-dimensional binding that offers wide opportunity for artistic design and presentation. The class will focus on two variations. Participants will see examples of the structures, […]

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Printmaking With Purpose - June 7 & 14, July 12 & 19

Printmaking With Purpose – June 7 & 14, July 12 & 19

Printmaking With Purpose (*UVa Education Benefit eligible) Sundays, 1-3pm on June 7 & 14, July 12 & 19 (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 […]

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Decorative Long & Link Binding with Guest Artist Jessica White - July 11 & 12, 2015

Decorative Long & Link Binding with Guest Artist Jessica White – July 11 & 12, 2015

“Decorative Long & Link Binding” (*UVa Education Benefit eligible course) This class takes the basic long stitch and link stitch in new directions! Students will learn how to sew multi-signature books with a decorative, exposed-sewing spine that includes zig-zags, multiple colors of thread, and even sewing in circles. We will start with long and link stitch basics, […]

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