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Books & Paper B Summer Session 1

Books & Paper Summer Session 1
May 29–June 3
Daniel Essig
Bookstone Bookwork Woodwork

This workshop will explore the possibilities of combining mica, wood, and fine papers within the book form. We’ll cover methods and processes for successfully working with different kinds of mica. We’ll create wooden book covers using hand tools or small power tools. Our books will be bound with the elegant Ethiopian-style binding. All levels. Books studio.

Studio artist; teaching: Anderson Ranch (CO), Arrowmont (TN), University of Georgia Cortona Italy Program, Grampian Textures (Australia), Sievers School of Fiber Arts (WI); North Carolina Artist Fellowship, Penland Core Fellowship; collections: Renwick Gallery (DC), Mint Museum (NC), University of Iowa Special Collections, University of California–Santa Cruz McHenry Library, Vanderbilt University Special Collections (TN).

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Daniel Essig, Latent, walnut, handmade paper, mica, vintage photographs and cases, Ethiopian and Coptic bindings, 6 x 4 x 2-1/2 inches
Daniel Essig, Latent, walnut, handmade paper, mica, vintage photographs and cases, Ethiopian and Coptic bindings, 6 x 4 x 2-1/2 inches