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Re: Unique Bookarts Workshop



Dear Lilias,

Please ssend me the brochure for Jody's workshop on the Paper Book etc.
also any info on all workshops up and coming.

Thank you,

Kathy Parulski
Capricorn Bookbindery
208 Oakland St.
Bristol, CT 06010

Lilias wrote:

>  Try this for size: PAPER BOOKS, METAL/WOOD COVERS, AND TACKETED
> BINDINGS !!
>
> JODY ALEXANDER is the featured book artist teacher for the June
> 28-July 1
> workshop  PAPER BOOKS, METAL/WOOD COVERS, AND TACKETED BINDINGS to be
> held
> at Saltwinds Yankee Barn Workshop in Kingston, Massachusetts.
>
>   Jody says, "Leave your book board at home!"  If it can be drilled
> Jody
> will show you how to transform unique materials  into covers for the
> books
> you design which will also incorporate   many techniques of
> printmaking,
> transfer, and stitchery using fabric, flat objects and unusual papers.
>
> Jody will then teach you her method of binding the contents using
> artificial sinew sewn around cords with the tackets on the inside of
> the
> structure.  (Bet you can't wait to
> spend two whole days really getting into this !)
>
>   The workshop will be taught in an atmosphere of constructive
> encouragement,
> and openness to ideas, whatever your background and experience.
> Beginners are
> nurtured, and the experienced are challenged.
>
>   Jody is not only a meticulous, creative book artist and teacher, but
> also
> is a librarian and assistant professor at Pine Manor College, has
> exhibited
> her
> books extensively, and has curated an exhibit of turn of the century
> books:
> "....Selected Treasures from the Annenburg Library".
>
> Early registration is urged for this 4-day wonder of a workshop.
> Rooms are available on site, and the fee includes breakfast and lunch.
>
> Send your  snail mail address  for a  registration brochure for Jody
> Alexander's PAPER BOOKS, METAL/WOOD COVERS, AND TACKETED BINDINGS
> plus
> the description of the  other bookarts workshops  to be offered, to
> the
> above email address.  Or,  send your request snailmail  to:
>
> Lilla Ford
> Saltwinds Yankee Barn
> Box 52
> Kingston,MA 02364  USA                               (781-585-5622)
>
> THANKYOU !


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