Book Arts: Engineering and Sculptural Binding with Carol Barton

Discover the magic of the sculptural book through exploration of three-dimensional and pop-up forms. Learn how to use book structures to help convey your message. Participants will construct a series of pop-ups from simple to more complex glued structures, along with an accordion book, a carousel book, and a tunnel book. This will be an ideal session for book artists, teachers, graphic designers, and anyone who likes to play with paper. Open to all.

Carol Barton is a book artist, curator, and teacher. She is on the faculty at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and the Corcoran College of Art and Design, and she conducts workshops at art centers across the United States. Carol’s work has appeared in exhibitions from South Africa to France to San Francisco, and is held in many private and public collections. Volume 2 of her book The Pocket Paper Engineer won the Indie Book Award for Craft Books in 2008, and Volume 3 was released in May 2012. Carol lives in Glen Echo, Maryland.

Date: January 28 – February 2, 2014
Location: North Country Studio, Bennington VT

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