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Fall 2017
Nov 20, 2017
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ARTS 170 - Art of the Book
This is an introduction to the Art of Handmade books. 
Students will create unique books utilizing printmaking, letterpress, fine papers and found objects. Craftsmanship, creativity, patience and neatness will be keys to a successful completion of this course. Students will be required to complete 5-7 projects depending on complexity. Everyone is required to participate in the first project, an book relevant to Georgetown University. A copy of this first project goes to the University Library. There will be demos by instructor, videos, and required visits galleries and museums and private collections to assist student project selections. 

3.000 Credit hours
0.000 Lecture hours
3.000 Lab hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Laboratory, Studio

Art & Art History Department

Course Attributes:
HALC - Hum, Art, Lit, Cul, Mean Grade is Calculated

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