Box Making Core :: Basic Structures
January 26th, 2020 9:30 AM
- Instructor: Andrew Rottner
- Workshop Type: Binding
- Workshop Status: Open
- Workshop Start: January 26th, 2020 9:30 AM
- Workshop End: January 26th, 2020 5:30 PM
- Sessions: 1
Working from pre-cut materials students will learn three simple enclosures: Folded Paper Portfolio, Phased Box, & Slipcase. Students will be guided through the various design, construction, applications, pros, cons, and special options for each structure.
Critical skills covered include:
- Scaling from object to enclosure
- Box Construction and Covering
- Scoring and Folding Paper
- Options for combining and augmenting these basic structures
Materials to Bring: Optional and available at SFCB for use during class: X-acto knife, glue brush, bone folder, straight edge, scissors.
Workshop Fee (includes $25 materials fee): $190.00
Date & Time: Sunday, January 26, 2020 :: 9:30am-5:30pm
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 | Andy Rottner
Andy Rottner is an artist, bookbinder, and the co-founder of Super Classy Publishing. In addition to providing commercial bookbinding and box-making services to artists and institutions; Super Classy publishes artist-books, printed and bound-by hand in Vallejo California. Super Classy's ongoing Sixty-Nine Thirty-Two Artist Book Series features, painting, drawing, poetry, printmaking, collage, fine-art photography and short fiction by a wide range of artists. Andy has a BFA from Wittenberg University & an MFA from San Francisco Art Institute.
Past Student Reviews:
“Andy not only taught us how to make boxes but he taught us how to convert the measurements to different sized projects.”
“It was perfect.”
“Andy is an excellent instructor. He's knows the subject matter and communicates well.”
“Andrew taught an excellent workshop. He knows his sh*t!”
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103-5133