Fall Workshop

Keepsake Book and Box
Any Level 17+
Fee: $100
2 day workshop
Instructor: Robert Rowe
Class meets on Saturday 11/5 & 11/12

Make a custom-designed post-bound book that is easy to expand or refill.  Ideal for photos, mementos, notes and scrapbooking. It will have a decorative cover and a matching custom clamshell-style box. All necessary materials will be provided to make an approximately 5.5 x 8.5 inch book and box. You may also bring images, papers or other small decorative elements or objects to incorporate into your design. Some experience in measuring, cutting and gluing cloth and paper helpful.

Robert Rowe is dedicated to exploring the creative dimensions of the book form along with preserving the craft of fine printing and binding. His long involvement with letterpress printing and book arts has been shaped by over 35 years practicing and teaching art and design at the university level. He is currently professor of graphic design and design history at Bradley University. Mr. Rowe holds an MFA from Indiana University and has studied bookbinding and letterpress printing at the American Academy of Bookbinding and at the Penland School of Crafts. 

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