Monthly Archives: May 2013

Learn Screenprinting with Marsha Shaw | Weeklong Screenprinting Intensive

The San Francisco Center for the Book is holding a five-day workshop that offers an introduction to the stencil method of screen printing! Workshop participants will learn various image-making methods using paper stencils, monotype techniques, fluid techniques, screen filler, and direct-emulsion photographic stencils. The class will also work with color in multiple editions and become […]

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Macy Chadwick | Three Techniques in Three Days at the San Francisco Center for the Book

Three Techniques in Three Days Instructor: Macy Chadwick Create a luscious, layered image with a combination of pressure printing, relief printing, and printing with polymer plates. Saturday – Monday/ June 1, 2, 3 10:00am – 5:00pm This dynamic class combines three different image-generation techniques on the letterpress. First, students will create an atmospheric image with […]

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Forty Hours With Donald Glaister at SF Center for the Book

A guest post by SFCB Instructor, donor and Board Member – Mary Laird. Five Days with Don Glaister at SFCB 2013 For me, it was a dream come true – any kind of a class with Don Glaister (Master Bookbinder),here in San Francisco, at the Center for the Book, where I have the privilege to […]

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The Sketchbook Project Summer Tour

The San Francisco Center for the Book is pleased to host the 2013 Sketchbook Project 2013 Road Trip featuring thousands of handmade artists’ books. The Sketchbook Project is a global, crowd-sourced art project and traveling exhibition. Since 2006, the Sketchbook Project has encouraged participants from all walks of life to fill the pages of a […]

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