classes with Keith Smith & Scott McCarney
- -=Keith Smith and Scott McCarney Return to Los Angeles=-
The Los Angeles Book Arts Center invites you to a very special weekend
with our guests Keith Smith and Scott McCarney. Keith and Scott
enjoyed their trip to LA last year and they agreed to reprise their
visit with two new classes.
On Saturday, March 5th, Keith and Scott will teach one of the most
intriguing bindings of recent years, The Caterpillar. Sunday, March
6th, the two will teach a class on Celtic Weave Binding, another
fascinating binding that is sure to draw attention no matter how one
uses it. These complicated looking bindings are simpler than they
look, and this may be your only chance to learn their secrets in Los
Please sign up for these classes by calling Marcia Moore at
310-827-6192, or for more information.
This exciting pair of classes is intended for the experienced binder
interested in learning from two of the most innovative teachers in the
The Caterpillar $100 for Member and $120 for Nonmembers
March 5th 9:30am to 4:00pm
Celtic Weave Binding $100 for Member and $120 for Nonmembers
March 6th 9:30am to 4:00pm
-=About the Instructors=-
Keith Smith is the author of numerous authoritative volumes on book
binding, having invented more bindings than almost any of his
contemporaries. His work is shown internationally.
Scott McCarney's distinct visual style includes large scale sculptural
installations and limited edition artist books. His work is shown
The Los Angeles Book Arts Center (LABAC) is dedicated to serving as a
creative, intellectual and technical resource for artists, collectors,
dealers, curators and individuals interested in the book and paper
arts. The nonprofit Center's mission is to help build a strong book
arts community in the Los Angeles area by offering exhibitions,
lectures, classes, meetings and continuous online discussion groups.
LABAC offers a broad range of classes in the book arts, drawing and
calligraphy, paste papers and monoprints, book structures, cases and
boxes, and everything between and beyond. For more information, call
310-657-2616, e-mail LAGourmet@... or visit the LABAC Web site at www.LABookArts.com.
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