A group of makers from Tierra Del Sol visited the Sunland-Tujunga Library, and participated in a flag bookmaking workshop as part of my artist residency there, supported by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. It was an honor to work with these participants! … [Read more...] about Tierra Del Sol at the Sunland-Tujunga Library
Continuing my 2019-20 Artist Residency at the Sunland-Tujunga Library, supported by the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, I led a Bookmaking program, for teens, the winning, fun, wild and versatile Flag Book! In addition to teens, families attended as well, and learned to … [Read more...] about Raising our Flags at the Sunland-Tujunga Library!
A workshop designed for teens turned into a family and community affair, at the Granada Hills Branch Library. As part of my Artist Residency at the Library, supported by the wonderful Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, we held a Flag Bookmaking program with a Manga comics theme. In … [Read more...] about MANGA Love at the Granada Hills Branch Library
Come and learn how to make the magical "Flag Book" structure, and fill it with cartoon/Manga/comics images that are provided, or ones you create yourself. Free, all materials included, open to the public, all are welcome! This workshop is part of my Department of Cultural Affairs Artist Residency … [Read more...] about Cartoon/Manga/Comics Flag BookMaking Workshop
"Join us for a bookmaking program led by Department of Cultural Affairs Artist in Residence Debra Disman. Learn to make the fun and fantastic flag book that opens in different ways to show the words and pictures you put inside. As you open the book the flags move and create a pattern! All materials … [Read more...] about “Create Your Own Flag Book”
It was a gift to be able to work with students every day for five weeks this past summer, and introduce them to the book arts as well as other media. As a teaching artist, we often only see students once a week, so to be able to watch them learn and grow on a daily basis was a … [Read more...] about Fairy Tales…Make Your Own Books