Art
 

Bookbinding

Bookbinding
Traditional approaches to hand bookbinding.
ART
130
 Hours3.0 Credit, 4.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 NoteFee.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring
 ProgramsContaining ART 130
Course Outcomes: 

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.

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.

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.