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Wouldn't it be fun to know how to make your own paper? Have you ever thought about hand binding your own journal or sketchbook? This multi-faceted class will jumpstart the printer, papermaker, and bookbinder within you! Students will make piles of handmade paper to dye, bind into books, and use for printmaking. By the end, each student will have made a half dozen or more book structures (traditional and sculptural).

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jul 6 - Jul 10
9:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (with an unsupervised 30-minute lunch)
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This class, designed for those interested in modern calligraphy, hand-lettering, and typography in general, will teach students the basics of calligraphy: Writing posture, ink control, and letterform structure.

Knowing calligraphy is an excellent way to become more familiar with letterforms of all types. According to master letterer Jon Contino, "Learning calligraphy will give you a much more intimate sense of each letter and it will help you to learn how to manipulate each one or many together to create a beautiful composition."

Tuesday
Jun 16 - Jun 30
6:30-9:30 p.m.
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Capture a child's imagination with original artwork while learning the tricks of the illustration trade. During this class, students will explore the wide range of children's book illustration, from traditional to contemporary. Students will learn what makes a children's book unique, how to communicate through illustration, and how to conceptualize and storyboard ideas. The instructor will also demonstrate a variety of materials that can be used to illustrate a book.

Tuesday
Jun 23 - Jul 28
6:30-9:30 p.m.
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This course introduces students to an overview of the interactive world by immersing them in current technologies and trends. Aspects of design, development, and marketing converge to illustrate the workflow process of interactive projects. The project management skills covered in this course guide students from the ideation process to project launch.

Online - Asynchronous
Jun 1 - Aug 7
Online - Asynchronous
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Remember your favorite pop-up book? This class is going to be a real page-turner! Students will craft their own handmade book while exploring exciting and unusual three-dimensional book forms that seem to come to life–like pop-up, flag, and tunnel books.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Jun 29 - Jul 2
9:00 a.m.-Noon
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Remember your favorite pop-up book? This class is going to be a real page-turner! Students will craft their own handmade book while exploring exciting and unusual three-dimensional book forms that seem to come to life–like pop-up, flag, and tunnel books.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Jun 29 - Jul 2
1:00-4:00 p.m.
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What does that creature under your bed look like? You haven't seen it? Good, because in this fun-filled class, students will be able to create their own playful creatures from their imaginations using different art techniques, such as painting, sculpting, sewing, and even marbling.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Aug 3 - Aug 7
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
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We've got a soft spot for fuzzy, squishy, huggable, adorable MONSTERS! This class offers a chance for students to use their imaginations, and some basic sewing skills, to create their own monster stuffed animal.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jun 22 - Jun 26
9:00 a.m.-Noon
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We've got a soft spot for fuzzy, squishy, huggable, adorable MONSTERS! This class offers a chance for students to use their imaginations, and some basic sewing skills, to create their own monster stuffed animal.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jun 22 - Jun 26
1:00-4:00 p.m.
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When you see a box of Legos, do you get excited about all the things you could make? What if you saw a huge box of wood scraps? What would you make out of them? This week, artists will explore different ways of building creatures, people, and robots in their habitat using found pieces of wood.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Jul 27 - Jul 31
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
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