Online Workshops

 

Hooray for online workshops! We're thrilled to have discovered a way to reach a wider audience and share more fantastic book arts workshop with students all over the world. Online workshops are now a permanent part of SFCB's curriculum, and we look forward to finding new and interesting ways to teach virtually.

All workshops listed here are offered online via Zoom. All online workshops are recorded; registered students will have access to the videos for a limited time.

Please read our Registration Policies before signing up for a class.

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Workshops: Online
Type Title Instructor Summary Status
Binding
Sessions: 2
Start: Wednesday, July 28, 2021, 4:00 PM
End: Wednesday, August 4, 2021, 6:00 PM
Juliayn Coleman

Improve your knowledge of this critical part of every binding.

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Arts
Sessions: 1
Start: Thursday, July 29, 2021, 4:00 PM
End: Thursday, July 29, 2021, 7:00 PM
Laimah Osman

Learn to use paper lithography, also known as gum arabic transfer, to print both text and images.

Open
Arts
Sessions: 3
Start: Friday, July 30, 2021, 5:00 PM
End: Sunday, August 1, 2021, 4:00 PM
Shawn Sheehy

The third class in the series: adapt classic pop-up structures to make YOUR OWN novel structures, and bind them up with a scroll-like technique.

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Printing
Sessions: 2
Start: Tuesday, August 3, 2021, 4:00 PM
End: Tuesday, August 10, 2021, 6:00 PM
Lars Kim

Learn the fundamentals of digital design for letterpress! Students will learn key skills for software applications like Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. We will explore best practices for handling photographic and vector images as well as setting digital type for photopolymer plate production.

Open
Arts
Sessions: 2
Start: Thursday, August 5, 2021, 4:00 PM
End: Thursday, August 12, 2021, 6:00 PM
Rea de Guzman

Apply and layer image transfers onto a variety of art projects in this intermediate level workshop.

Open
Arts
Sessions: 4
Start: Saturday, August 7, 2021, 10:00 AM
End: Saturday, August 28, 2021, 12:00 PM
Pietro Accardi

All that you need to know about Western paper marbling - from home!

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Binding
Sessions: 1
Start: Wednesday, August 11, 2021, 3:00 PM
End: Wednesday, August 11, 2021, 6:00 PM
Karen Hanmer

An elegant, modern, and versatile binding structure.

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Binding
Sessions: 2
Start: Sunday, August 15, 2021, 10:00 AM
End: Sunday, August 22, 2021, 1:00 PM
Kathy Abbott

Learn how to prepare two different types of stub to make into stub bindings.

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Binding
Sessions: 2
Start: Thursday, August 19, 2021, 4:00 PM
End: Thursday, August 26, 2021, 7:00 PM
Sol Rebora

Learn the techniques to layer a paper design, suitable for book cover decoration.

Open
Arts
Sessions: 1
Start: Wednesday, September 8, 2021, 4:00 PM
End: Wednesday, September 8, 2021, 6:00 PM
Stephanie Jucker

Create a little handmade pop-up book nestled in a tin.

Open
Binding
Sessions: 4
Start: Thursday, September 9, 2021, 4:00 PM
End: Thursday, September 30, 2021, 7:00 PM
Samuel Feinstein

Learn the fundamentals of blind and gold tooling on leather.

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Binding
Sessions: 2
Start: Sunday, September 12, 2021, 10:00 AM
End: Sunday, September 19, 2021, 12:30 PM
e bond

Learn the essentials of the caterpillar stitch binding and make a custom journal.

Open
Binding
Sessions: 1
Start: Wednesday, September 15, 2021, 3:00 PM
End: Wednesday, September 15, 2021, 6:00 PM
Karen Hanmer

Learn this quick, fun structure - great for travel journals and other books-on-the-go.

Open