Archive for the ‘Workshops’ Category

Bookbinding Class at UCLA Extension

Sunday, January 8th, 2012

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I will return to UCLA Extension to teach Handmade Book Structures on Tuesday evenings for the Winter Quarter (January 10 to March 27, 2012). I would love for you to join me!

This class is loaded with demonstrations and hands-on projects. You will learn the basic techniques of book binding, including how to create stab, pamphlet, and multi-section bindings. You will also explore conceptual book structures and contemporary applications of book binding. The class is open to anyone interested (it is not required to be a certificate seeking student).

If you have any questions at all about the course, feel free to email me at studio@erinzam.com.

For more details and to enroll, please see UCLA Extension’s website.

1010 Westwood Center, Room 214
Tuesday 7-10pm
January 10-March 27
12 meetings total

Holiday Wrap Ideas

Sunday, December 4th, 2011

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In conjunction with the Creative Gift Wrapping Workshop that I’m presenting this week, I’d like to share a few ideas with you! Over the next several days I will post each of these Holiday wrap ideas with links and details for how to create them yourself.

Creative Gift Wrapping Workshop

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

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The holidays are upon us! I will lead a free workshop next Tuesday evening on the topic of creative gift wrapping. If you are in the Santa Monica area, you are welcome to join me at the Fairview Branch Library. I will share some of my favorite tips and techniques and we will create a project using recycled materials. All tools and materials are provided.

Tuesday, December 6, 2011
7pm – 8:30pm
Fairview Branch Library
2101 Ocean Park Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
310-458-8681

Bookbinding Workshop this Tuesday

Monday, October 3rd, 2011

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If you are in the Santa Monica area, you are welcome to join me for a free hands-on workshop at the Fairview Branch Library Tuesday evening. We will make the Tag Book project from At Home with Handmade Books. You will learn the basic 4-hole Japanese stab binding. All tools and materials are provided.

Tuesday, October 4, 2011
7pm
Fairview Branch Library
2101 Ocean Park Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
310-458-8681

Workshop this Sunday

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

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If you live in the San Carlos, CA area, please join me for a workshop at the Reading Bug this Sunday, May 1! I will demonstrate how to make a stab-bound tag book, a project from At Home With Handmade Books. The workshop is at 2pm. More details are here.

Bookbinding Class at UCLA Extension

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

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UCLA Extension is offering a Handmade Book Structures course this upcoming Summer Quarter and I’ll be teaching it! Would you like to learn the basics of book binding? Are you interested in being creative and digging into some projects? This is a great opportunity to learn and create a variety of bindings. We will work on projects during class and by the end of the quarter you will have many great projects to take home with you. Enrollment is open to anyone. There are no prerequisites. Class begins Tuesday, June 22, 7-10 pm. I’d love to see you there!

For more information and to enroll online: https://www.uclaextension.edu/r/Course.aspx?reg=V6948