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Re: teaching workshops



I am teaching in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada

>What city and state?
>
>donn
>
>>I am cross listing this message so please excuse the duplication.
>>
>>I just got a call from a local museum looking for people to teach a workshop
>>over an 8 week period - 1 day per week for 1 1/2 hours.  The age group would
>>be for 12 - 14 yrs.
>>
>>Since I am a papermaker, they thought it might be nice if I could include a
>>couple of days to make paper and have asked me to come up with a rough plan.
>>
>>I was thinking of working with a theme that would carry through over the 8
>>week period.  Perhaps starting off with drawing or painting a concept - such
>>as place, dreams, etc.  They could could collect things in anticipation of
>>making paper to use as inclusions.  Perhaps make a book by first making the
>>paper (they have cooking facilities so we could cook up some fibre and hand
>>beat a bit to include in recycled newspaper or computer paper.  A simple
>>binding technique for the sheets could be another day.  Perhaps an armature
>>could be build with paper  wrapped around... there are endless ideas.
>>
>>I would be interested in hearing or expanding on these ideas.  Please post
>>away - I'm meeting the co-ordinator on Jan 27th, so any thoughts would be
>>appreciated before then.
>>
>>Thanks,
>>
>>Colette Johnson-Vosberg
>>Colette Johnson-Vosberg
>>
>>
>
Colette Johnson-Vosberg


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