Monday, February 9, 2009

the altered book

our altered book workshop is fast approaching and filling up quickly. if you are interested in this unique art form give a call or drop by soon to reserve your seat!
below are a few photos...I will upload a few more tonight (my camera batteries died. argh!)





altered book workshop details...2/21- 2:30 to 5:30 . . . the original altered book. . . the word “altered” has taken on a whole new life in the paper crafting world. It has completely morphed to cover a multitude of art media. Well we are bringing back the original!! A “true” altered book is just that …an altered book! We will start with a classic vintage book and turn it in to a piece of art! We will share a variety of altering techniques to get you well on your way to complete your altered book over time. Basic paper art experience required. Cost for this workshop: $30.00
**note**you may bring your own vintage tome or we will provide one for you. If you have a favorite title you would like to alter just be certain to follow these guidelines...
1. book must be approx. 5.5 x 8.5 in size (no bigger)
2. must have a hard cover
3. pages should not be glossy
4. thickness should be about 1.5"

call:360.254.6021 to reserve seating or if you have further questions.

1 comment:

Desiree de Monye said...

WooHoo! Can't wait till class!