Art College of Fine Arts and Communications
Traditional approaches to hand bookbinding.
Fall, Winter, Spring
Non-Traditional Book Structures
Students will discuss and explore the construction of non-traditional book forms, using both traditional and non-traditional bookmaking materials.Old: Through exposure to many examples of artists' books, students will discuss and identify new ideas of what constitutes a Book and how non-traditional and re-purposed materials may successfully be used to create a book structure.
Historical Bookbinding Types
Students will be able to identify the historic roots and time periods of various book forms from both western and eastern history.
Expression and Creativity
Students will incorporate self-expression and creativity in their bookbinding projects.
Bookbinding Skills & Techniques
Students will demonstrate proficiency in the use of basic bookbinding techniques, tools and equipment.