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Triangle and Pyramid Boxes with Books


  • North Park Community Adult Center 2719 Howard Avenue San Diego, CA, 92104 United States (map)

2-Day Workshop by Ginger Burrell
Level: All


Member Early-Enrollment: $184
Member Fee: $230
Non-Member: $305
Materials Fee: $24

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On the first day of this 2-day workshop, we’ll make hard-cover, single-needle Coptic bound triangle books. To hold our books, we’ll make triangle-shaped presentation boxes covered in paper and painted inside, learning great techniques for dealing with tricky, non-square corners. 2nd day of workshop will yield triangle books with magnetized covers that, when joined together, create the lotus book that is revealed as you open the sides of the pyramid box. We’ll also explore some of the versatile ideas and designs during the workshop, leaving class with illustrated step-by-step instructions so you can make these again with your own concepts.

Ginger Burrell is an artist and teacher. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography from San Jose State University’s school of Art and Design. She teaches book arts at the Palo Alto Art Center and in her home studio. Ginger’s primary medium is artist books. Her work includes photography, monotype and composite imagery and explores a range of topics from the personal, to the political, to the universal. She has exhibited nationally and internationally and her books are held in private and public collections. http://www.gingerburrell.com/

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