I have been honored to participate in The HeART of the Book, A national book arts show presented by the Loveland Artists Collective, which crossed paths with the Covid 19 Pandemic, and was held in South Gallery at Artworks in downtown Loveland, CO, from February 14th – March 28th, 2020. “The … [Read more...] about Exhibitionista: “HeART of the Book”
Books made by Hand
This Leap Year, celebrate Poetry Month at the Granada Hills Library by making the fun and fabulous flag book structure, and adding poetry to its pages. Complete your book with your own rhymes, poems or lyrics, dive into the words of your favorite poets, and discover new ones on the … [Read more...] about Poetry Flag Bookmaking at the Granada Hills Library!
Join Us at Craft Contemporary (Formerly know as the Craft and Folk Art Museum) Saturday, March 28 | 2 – 4 PM | Free Artist Debra Disman and participants of our older adults’ workshop will host an outdoor exhibition reception, featuring the artists' books they created over the course of the series, … [Read more...] about The Art of the Book: Crafting Our Stories by Hand Exhibition and Culminating Event
It was a pleasure to lead a "journal-making" workshop/program at the Granada Hills Branch Library as part of my Artist Residency there, supported by the wonderful Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. Who knew creating a journal, traditionally a place to record daily thoughts, … [Read more...] about Making Journals at the Granada Hills Branch Library
Join us to create your own journal using single signature binding techniques. Learn how to create a book with a spine, covers and pages in which to to store your precious memories, doodle, dream, draw and write! “Artist-in-Residence Debra Disman will teach patrons how to use sewing techniques to … [Read more...] about Keep Precious Memories Stored in a Journal Session 2
As part of my Artist Residency at the Granada Hills Branch Library supported by the wonderful Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, I led a "Recipe Book" workshop for the community, showing participants how to create an accordion-fold book with pockets to hold treasured recipes old and … [Read more...] about Feeding our Souls: Making Recipe Books at the Granada Hills Branch Library