Roycroft Book-Arts Weekend
- Roycroft Book-Arts Weekend
When: Friday - Sunday Oct 14 - 16, 2005
Where: Roycroft Campus Coppershop South Grove at Main Street East
About: The Roycroft Crafts community of Elbert Hubbard circa 1896-1915
produced astonishing amounts of hand crafted items that have become
collectable and highly regarded. The Roycroft Campus Corporation
weekend workshop series which allows participants to work as artisans
100 years ago.
A collaborative workshop series will take participants through all
book production. Participants will work on components of one of three
throughout the weekend. Workshops include: Papermaking, paper
hand set type, hand printing, printmaking, illumination, and various
techniques. Each participant will take home new skills in the book arts
well as a copy of one of the three books. These will be the first
books to be made at the Campus in over 60 years! Participants will
one of 3 tracks and follow the workshops outlines toward the final book.
Each track is limited to 12 participants
Instructors include: Tom Bojanowski, Rachael Hetzel, Richard Kegler,
Maloney, Lynne McElhaney, Kyle Schelsinger, Peter Sowiski.
Cost: The cost for the weekend is $250 including all materials, cocktail
reception on Friday and lunch on Saturday. Accommodations are limited,
please inquire for options.
For more information visit:
To register for these courses, please contact Christine Peters at the
Roycroft Campus Corporation: cpeters408@....
Or call (716) 655-5108 or (716) 655-0261.
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