Tiny Treasures: Mini Book Workshop Spring 2014

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clipped open book with quarterTitle: Tiny Treasures: Mini Book Workshop
Date: Thursday, April 24, 2014
Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
Where: The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures
Instructor: Alice Vinson
Skill Level: Beginner
Class Fee: $25/$20 for Museum Members
Registration Deadline: April 17, 2014

Class Description: This fun workshop will guide you through the process of creating your own mini book with slipcase. This however, is not your typical mini book. Just take it out of its slipcase and open it up to reveal a two-pocket hardcover. In one of the pockets fits a tiny pamphlet stitched book and the other houses a small treasure (provided by student). It's a great format to showcase those small, yet precious moments. Finished size is approximately 3" x 2.5" x .625".

Instructor Biography: Alice Vinson is currently a Master of Fine Arts Candidate in Studio Art at the University of Arizona, graduating May 2014, and teaches Design in the Visual Communications program there. She has conducted arts and crafts workshops for youth and adults since 2010 through local art organizations and schools, as well as the Arizona State University Museum of Art. Previous workshops include exploration in mixed media, sculpture, book arts and printing methods. Alice will also be teaching Petite Pastiche on May 17, 2014 at The Mini Time Machine as well as our summer clubHOUSE art segments.

Minimum/Maximum Enrollment: 10/20

Tools/Materials: Materials and decorative papers will be provided. Please bring any personal embellishments or decorative papers you would prefer as well as a tiny treasure (relatively flat) to slip into your hidden pocket.

To Register: Pick up a registration packet at the Museum and submit with payment, call 520-881-0606 to register by phone, or register online

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