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June 2018

Bookmaking series with Debra Disman at The Camera Obscura Art Lab at 1450 Ocean

June 23 @ 2:00 pm - August 11 @ 4:00 pm

Debra brings back her popular bookmaking classes in a special three-part series. In June, work on Flag Books - a kinetic book whose parts move in separate flags as you page through. July brings Tunnel Books, which draw the reader into a three-dimensional story, and August finishes with Fireworks Books: a bibliotechnical bang which contains a popup structure of repeated forms that unfold from all sides. Bring your work back to the Camera for second Saturday craft lounges and continue your experiments in bookmaking.

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July 2018

Family Bookmaking Workshops at LACMA

July 21 @ 10:00 am - August 18 @ 1:00 pm

A series of one day Family Bookmaking Workshops at the Los Angeles Country Museum of Art!
Join us 10AM - 1PM Saturdays, July 21, 28, August 4, 11 and 18.

Learn how to create fun book structures including The Flag Book, The Folded Fan Book, The Accordion Fold/Concertina Book, and The Tunnel Book.

Each project will include an exploration of a special artwork at the Museum which relates to our bookmaking project for that workshop.

All materials included.

Each project will include an exploration of a special artwork at the Museum which relates to our bookmaking project for that workshop.

All materials included.

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August 2018

Flag Bookmaking at the Granada Hills Public Library

August 6 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Granada Hills Branch, Los Angeles Public Library, 10640 Petit Avenue Granada Hills, CA 91344
Granada Hills, United States
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Make a Flag Book at the Granada Hills Public Library

Learn to create the fun, versatile and kinetic flag book structure at the Public Library!
Comprised of an accordion spine, covers and "flag" pages, this easy to make, yet fantastical book can hold writing, visual art, travel treasures and ephemera and more.,

The Los Angeles Summer Reading Challenge  2018 theme is:
“Reading Takes You Everywhere”, so join us to read, make, discover and explore at the Granada Hills Branch Library.

All ages welcome, all materials provided.

This program is made possible in part by a grant from the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs  (DCA)

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“Make Your Own Books” at the Compton Library!

August 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Compton Library, 240 W. Compton Blvd. Compton, CA 90220
Compton, CA 90220 United States
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Join us for this fun bookmaking program for middle schoolers and their families at The Compton Library!

Together, we will create the fun and versatile flag book structure, a kinetic book which reveals a design when opened.

All materials included.

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