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[BKARTS] Two workshops with Susan Mills, Cooper Union, New York, NY - July 16-17 & 30-31



Handbound Photo Albums
Susan Mills
2 sessions
Saturday, July 16 and Sunday, July 17, 10:30am-5pm
Make two clothbound, hardcover albums/portfolios ­ one with sewn pages and
one with posts that come apart to allow for changing the pages. Both
structures adapt to prints mounted on the page, to those printed digitally
onto the page and to commercially available plastic sleeves. A good
introduction to both the album structure and to hand bookbinding
fundamentals. Bring $40 materials fee to the first class. List of simple
hand tools available at registration.
S505 $190.

A Handbound Leather Book
Susan Mills
2 sessions
Saturday, July 30 and Sunday, July 31, 10:30am-5pm
Learn to make a classic hardcover case bound book, in full leather, with
marbled end sheets and simple blind or gold tooling. As well as a basic
introduction to the techniques and principles of leather binding, the
class emphasizes the general principles of hand bookbinding-measuring and
cutting and assembling all the parts by hand. Bring $40 materials fee to
first class. List of simple hand tools provided at registration.
S506 $190


Susan Mills, Ms. Mills' handbound artist book-works have been exhibited internationally and are in many public and private collections. She works as a hand bookbinder and teaches bookbinding at Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Poems by Ms. Mills have appeared in Barrow Street, 61X, The World, and on The Poetry Project Web Site. Her book, Ruderal Plants in Manhattan, was published by Women's Studio Workshop, and Crows, a collaboration with 7 Canadian filmmakers and writers, was published by Ace Art Books.


Cooper Union Department of Continuing Education 30 Cooper Square New York, NY 10003

Please call 212.353.4195 to register or for more information. View the
complete catalog on line at http://www.cooper.edu/ce.  A printable
registration form is available at http://www.cooper.edu/ce/regform.html.

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