Category: Altered Books

24 Sep

Student Work From the Altered Book Workshop

I taught a new group of people how to transform old books into art at Hot Art Wet City this past weekend. It’s always an interesting exercise for me to take all the things I’ve taught myself about the process of making altered books and pass it on to other people. From there they take […]

25 Aug

Altered Book Workshop at Hot Art Wet City for September 2014

I’ve begun scheduling workshops for the upcoming fall season, and the first of these will be an altered book workshop at Hot Art Wet City. There are ten spots available and it looks like four have already been spoken for. The class takes place on Saturday September 20th, 12:30pm to 4:30pm, at 2206 Main street […]

31 Mar

Altered Book Workshop at Hot Art Wet City

I am teaching an altered book workshop in conjunction with Voices From Another Room at Hot Art Wet City in April. I get many requests for this workshop throughout the year, but this is the first one I’ve scheduled since sometime in 2012. The class takes place on Sunday April 13th, 12:30pm to 4:30pm, at […]

02 Jul

Currents of Nature In Situ

My solo show, Currents of Nature, opened this past weekend at the Ranger Station Art Gallery in Harrison. Here are photos of the exhibition: One side of the gallery has altered book work and installations, while the other has recent paper cut sculptures and wall pieces. Thanks to my friend Siobhan Humston for making the […]

14 Nov

Altered Book Workshop at Crofton House School

Last week I taught my first altered book workshop to the under thirteen set, when I was invited as a guest artist at Crofton House School. I worked with two back-to-back groups of grade 7 girls with twenty kids in each class. We began with a presentation of a selection of my altered book work […]

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