Artist-in-Residence Debra Disman will lead a workshop that focuses on making Matchbox "Mini" Books featuring women artists. The program is designed for teens but all are welcome! This workshop is made possible in part by a grant from the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs. This … [Read more...] about A Striking Matchbox “Mini” Book Workshop
Granada Hills Library
Children and families, join us to learn how to make the "Fireworks" book that expands as it unfolds. To honor African-American History Month we will develop our books with images of barrier-breaking members of this community who created their own brand of fireworks and changed our country, our … [Read more...] about Fireworks Bookmaking Workshop!
In this "Freedom of Expression" workshop participants will learn how to create a single signature binding and use assorted materials to design book covers which will reflect their unique individuality! Join us to celebrate the Martin Luther King holiday and freedom in all its forms. This program … [Read more...] about “Freedom of Expression” Bookmaking Workshop at the Granada Hills Library
Join us and Artist In Residence Debra Disman from 1:30 to 3:30 for an envelope bookmaking workshop and create heartfelt gifts and cards. We will continue the fun from 3:30-5:00 PM with a winter community celebration. All are welcome! Light refreshments provided. Attendees will also be entered … [Read more...] about Community Winter Celebration at the Granada Hills Library
It has been exciting to lead programs at the Granada Hills Branch Library of the LAPL, as part of my Artist in Residency there: “We Write the Book“, supported by the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs In honor of Native American Heritage Month, participants created … [Read more...] about “Tunneling through” at the Granada Hills Branch Library!
We will create an amazing multidimensional TUNNEL BOOK using a three-dimensional tableau scene to honor Native American Heritage Month! Utilizing strategic cutouts, accordion folding and framing techniques, explore a “layered view” that creates the setting for a dramatic scene and story that … [Read more...] about Making TUNNEL BOOKS at the Granada Hills Branch Library!