I'm going - anyone else want to go?
- Wow! Good for you!
You go and come back and teach us "complex pleat and twist folds and
Sound like fun.
Start the year off right. Easy ways to stay in shape.
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- Hi Jill, I heard Joan Michaels Paque speak a couple of years ago at
the Goudy Lecture at Scripps College hosted by Kitty Maryatt. She was
wonderful. Her work is exceptional and very exciting, if not somewhat
daunting. Enjoy, Marcia
On Jan 28, 2008, at 10:42 AM, Jill Littlewood wrote:
> Joan Michaels Paque, Free Lecture
> April 18, 2008, 7:30 pm
> Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall Street, La Jolla
> Joan Michaels Paque is a multi-media artist who has exhibited and
> internationally throughout Australia, Japan, Europe, Mexico, Canada
> and the
> United States. She studied at Layton School of Art and Marquette
> on scholarship. This experience was a foundation for applications
> in both
> literary and visual art forms including the authoring and
> publishing of
> three books and writing for art journals. Her artworks are found in
> prestigious public and private collections.
> Joan Michaels Paque, Workshop, Creative Journey: 3D Paper Arts
> (Books, Boxes
> and More)
> April 19, 20, 2008, 9:00 am-4:00 pm
> Pat D'Arrigo ARTS Center, 2820 Roosevelt Road, Suite 106, Liberty
> $125.00 members, $165.00 non-members
> This hands-on Paper Arts course includes both traditional and
> building and binding techniques. Among methods introduced are sewn,
> interlocking, pop-up, origami and kinetic structures. The use of both
> conventional and unorthodox materials is illustrated along with
> concepts, ideas and applications. Architectural and engineering
> are explored along with expedient and simplified methods of working.
> Participants will make prototypes and maquette studies that are
> in 2D and 3D for later adaptation into media, material and
> technique of
> choice. Emphasis is on kinetic structures. Instructor's non
> enjoyable methods encourage an empirical, problem solving approach
> individual style development.
> Joan Michaels Paque includes the results of her research,
> development and
> experimentation with complex pleat and twist folds and
> tessellations that
> resulted in a series of unique sculptural kinetic books. Course
> content, for
> both the serious and the curious, is also applicable in the fine
> and graphic
> arts, sculpture and in teaching.
> For more information about Joan Michaels Paque, visit her Web site at
> <http://www.joanmichaels.paque> www.joanmichaels.paque.com. Photos
> of her
> work may be seen at <http://www.flickr.com/photos/83855901@N00/>
> Jill Littlewood
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