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Adults Workshops Maier Museum of Art
- 10 a.m.
Workshops led by artist Jill Jensen, and the Maier?s Curator of Education, Laura McManus inspired by the exhibition, ?Children?s Book Illustrations: Visual Storytelling.? Visit maiermuseum.org for details and to pay online.
$25 Single Workshop | $45 Full Series
Maier Members*: $15 Single Workshop | $40 Full Series
Explorations in Monotype
Saturday, October 19, 10 am - Noon
Never printed? No problem. In this no-stress workshop experiment with a variety of materials and techniques to create one-of-a-kind prints using a small printing press and hand pressure. Workshop includes an overview of printmaking history and contemporary printmakers. You will leave with a stack of prints that you can incorporate into future projects or keep as unique works of art. All tools and materials provided.
Saturday, November 16, 10 am - Noon
Come fold, glue, cut, and stitch at the Maier! Make two blank books using traditional hand-binding techniques, including the 5-hole pamphlet stitch and Japanese stab binding. All tools and materials, including handmade, printed, and decorative papers, included. Workshop includes an overview of bookbinding history. Participants that take the workshop Explorations in Monotype, Saturday, October 19, may bring their prints to incorporate into the handmade books.
*Members will receive a discount code to use online to purchase tickets at the discounted rate or may mail/drop-off payment.