Join the fun and create a unique photo album in which to honor family and friends in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month!! Learn single signature binding, the pamphlet stitch, and how to create pockets for treasured items as well as how to use all kinds of beautiful and festive materials! Free, … [Read more...] about “Make A Photo Album”
Join us for a workshop for children and families to create their own "folded fan" books using accordion, pop-up and Papel Picado techniques! All ages are welcome. Come join the fun! This workshop is part of my Department of Cultural Affairs Artist Residency at the Sunland-Tujunga Public Library, … [Read more...] about “Make Your Own Book””
I was honored to conduct a bookmaking program for children and families at the Hawthorne Library We made flag books. Numerous families joined us, and a grand time was had by all... What will this maker say, with their work, letters, design? Mothers, grandmothers, friends, and … [Read more...] about Hanging in Hawthorne
Artist-in-Residence Debra Disman will instruct patrons in how to make a rainbow book in celebration of LGBTQ Heritage Month. Everyone is welcome to attend this culmination event where everyone who attended a previous bookmaking program can share their creations. Refreshments will be served. This … [Read more...] about Rainbow Bookmaking Workshop at the Granada Hills Library
Join us for an extraordinary scroll-making and paper marbling workshop in honor of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month! Everyone is welcome! All materials provided, just bring yourself, your creativity, and friends and family! This program is made possible in part by a grant from the City … [Read more...] about Scroll-making and Paper Marbling Workshop atthe Granada Hills Library!
It was fantastic to teach a workshop on Tunnel Books for families, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. The Tunnel Book is comprised of two accordion spines, or “sides”, connected by a “backdrop” and “cross pieces” or frames attached to the accordion folds working from the back fold and … [Read more...] about Tunnel Vision