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Class/Workshop Details

Book Arts: Structured & Altered

Book Arts: Structured & Altered

Monday (1:00 pm) 06/28/21 to Monday (4:00 pm) 08/09/21

Mondays, 6-Week Session (No Class 7/5) | Instructor Helen Shafer Garcia | Register by June 25

Fallbrook School of the Arts
310 E. Alvarado St., Fallbrook, CA 92028
(760) 728-6383 | email
In Historic Downtown Fallbrook


Join Instructor Helen Shafer Garcia to explore traditional and contemporary directions in Book Arts as you work with book construction, printmaking and mixed media techniques.  Learn construction and techniques on paper portflios, open spine Coptic stitch with woven bindings (which are a beautiful addition to the open spine of a handmade book) and an accordion mixed media book in a box structure which includes combining acrylic and watercolor painting techniques.  During this six-week class, you'll work on 3 projects concentrating on concept and technique.  Monotype imagery will be produced in our Printmaking Lab for the paper portfolio book.  Some materials included.  Additional $15 Materials Fee (cash only) due at workshop.

Materials To Bring

Your artist kit with all general tools & supplies.  For the first class you will need watercolors, brushes, self-healing board, metal ruler, and 2 sheets Canson Edition printmaking paper which will be available for sale @ $5/sheet in class.  Additional supply list will be provided at registration.

June 28 - August 9, 2021 (Mondays - 6-Week Session - No class July 5th)


For All Skill Levels - Adults

Registration Deadline:  June 25, 2021

Fallbrook Arts, Inc. Covid Policy Update 6/24/21:  If you are fully vaccinated, masks are not required.  Otherwise, masks are required at all times at the Fallbrook School of the Arts.

Age Group(s):
All Skill Levels
Mixed Media
Helen Garcia

Helen Shafer Garcia

Staff Instructor

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Monday - Saturday
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Closed Sunday & major holidays

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