Altered Books

Transform used books into art objects. Learn bookmaking, paper cutting, drawing, collage and decollage techniques to reinvent used books into something new. Bring some books and some small objects and images to include. We will distribute a list of good Boston book-buying places in advance.

Course Number

AW753

Class Size

8

Age Range

17+, teens with instructor's permission

Skill Level

All Levels

Prerequisite

None

Materials

Bring to class:

  • a book 
  • some small objects and images to include
$10 materials fee, payable in class

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost

WINTER

Section 1W: 2 Sundays, 9 am–1 pm
Feb 1 & 8, 2015 (snow day make-up Feb 22)
$90 plus materials fee: $10 payable in class – OPEN
Instructor: Daniel Embree