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[BKARTS] New Book Arts Workshops at GSLIS

Apologies for cross-posting.

The Graduate School of Library and Information Science, University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is pleased to offer two NEW Book Arts
Workshops this fall. These workshops are open to the general public.

Multiple Needle Sewn Book with Paper Slipcase
Saturday, September 30 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. $109 (includes $15 supply fee)
Instructor: Bea Nettles

Students will learn the how to sew a book of several sections using an
exposed spine stitch with multiple needles. A custom made paper
slipcase will be created to house your creation. A beautiful selection
of appropriate papers will be provided. A good class for beginners, but
repeat students to Nettles' workshops will learn several new skills.

Organization and Preservation of Your Family Treasures
Saturday, October 28 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. $89
Instructors: Tom Teper and Chris Prom

Offered in a morning and afternoon session, this workshop will discuss the fundamentals of organizing and preserving your family treasures. The morning session will focus on the basics of organizing and describing your family’s personal papers and artifacts. The afternoon session will focus on the basics of preserving these items, discussing appropriate storage materials and housing, improving the environment to house your collections when a perfect environment might not be available and working with conservators to conserve those extra special pieces.

For additional information and to register, visit http://www.lis.uiuc.edu/programs/cpd/SC_Program/SCWorkshops.html
or contact Marianne Steadley, steadley@xxxxxxxx, 217.244.2751
Marianne Steadley
Continuing Professional Development Program Director, GSLIS
Fax: 217/244-3302

Guild of Book Workers' 100th Anniversary Exhibition Now Online - Catalog Available
Flag Book Bind-O-Rama and Exhibit
Entry Deadline, September 15, 2006
For all your subscription questions, go to the
Book_Arts-L FAQ and Archive.
See <http://www.philobiblon.com> for full information

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