Introduction to Foil Stamping
July 10th, 2018 6:30 PM
- Instructor: Juliayn Coleman
- Workshop Type: Binding, Printing, Arts
- Workshop Status: Open
- Workshop Start: July 10th, 2018 6:30 PM
- Workshop End: July 10th, 2018 9:30 PM
- Sessions: 1
The Kwikprint is a fun and practical tool for binders, printers, mixed media artists and crafters. In this class, students will learn how to prepare the machine and gain an understanding of the balance of temperature, pressure and time needed for a great stamped impression using hot brass type and ornaments. Impressions can be made with metallic and color foils, or blind stamped without any pigment.
A small variety of materials will be stamped upon including leather, bookcloth, cards, and envelopes.
Upon completion of this course, students may use the SFCB Kwikprint stamping machines during open studio hours.
Materials to Bring: Come with ideas of words or initials that you would like to stamp onto cards and envelopes.
Workshop Fee (includes $20 materials fee): $75.00
Date & Time: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 :: 6:30-9:30pm
Location: 375 Rhode Island St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Note: Please read over the SFCB Registration Policies before signing up for a class
REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE 3 DAYS PRIOR TO THE START DATE OF THIS WORKSHOP.
About the Instructor | Juliayn Coleman
Juliayn Coleman has been a professional bookbinder since her graduation from the North Bennet Street School bookbinding program in 2003. Her private practice encompasses all levels of book repair and conservation, custom portfolio and enclosure making, teaching, and being a good ambassador for the craft of bookbinding in general. Some of her creative and professional projects can be seen at www.bookislandbindery.com.
Past Student Reviews:
“Juliayn is an excellent teacher. She employed a combination of demonstrations, whiteboard instruction, handouts, and one-on-one troubleshooting and follow-up to keep the class moving while letting each of us proceed at our own pace."
“Fun instructor. Enjoyed the little anecdotes."
"“Juliayn is a very organized and knowledgeable teacher. She was able to give each student personal attention and answered every question thoroughly.”
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103-5133