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Sunday, January 20th 1-4pm
SINGLE CLASS FEE: $48
In The Art of the Fold series, paper and book artist Bridget O’Malley will take you through the 36 projects featured in this wonderful and beautiful book. From “flag books” to “blizzard books,” “fishbones” to “nesting” boxes, you’ll master these many unique structures created by Kyle. Bridget has taken some workshops with Hedi over the years, at MCBA, Paper & Book Intensive, and Guild of Bookworkers Seminars.
Note: Students are encouraged to purchase their own copy of The Art of the Fold. Because of copyright restrictions, photocopies of instructions will not be provided at class.
In this class: The Accordion
Seemingly simple, the accordion is a versatile and playful format. Viewed two pages at a time or as a panorama, the format offers so many possibilities! The infamous “Flag Book” is included in the 11 structures we’ll cover.
Next classes in this 5 class series:
About the artist
Bridget O’Malley is a master papermaker and co-owner of Cave Paper Inc., a handmade paper mill specializing in natural dyed flax papers. She is an adjunct professor at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. She offers book, paper, and print workshops around the country. She studied paper making with MacArthur Fellow, Timothy Barrett at the University of Iowa Center for the Book Research and Production Paper Facilities. While there she completed a five year papermaking apprenticeship. She also received her MA and MFA in printmaking from the University of Iowa. Her artwork focuses on forms found in nature, and bringing those to life through the interplay of print, paper, and sculpture. She received a Jerome Foundation Emerging Artist grant in 1998, and more recently she was awarded the 2012 Minnesota Book Artist Award.