Ages: Kids (5 to 8 years)

Workshop Description: Learn to make books with Book Arts Roadshow this summer. This workshop focuses on providing basic skills and instruction on how to make a selection of 7 folded and adhesive, with particular emphasis on adapting bookmaking projects so they can be reproduced using materials and tools that are commonly found around the home and/or are reasonably easy to obtain. This lively, stress-free Bookmaking Summer Camp series in intended to provide bookmaking beginners with an opportunity to have fun, explore a crew creative outlet, and learn something new. Participants will learn how to make:

  • Paper Bag Scrap Book
  • Popsicle Book
  • Pop-up Book
  • Drawn on Boards Book
  • Zine Coloring Book
  • Teeny Tiny Book

Instructors: Book Arts Roadshow

Sessions: 4 sessions via Zoom
Dates: Sunday, June 28 & July 12, 19 & 26, 2020 (No workshop on July 5, 2020)
Times: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Fee: $95

Materials Fee: Bookmaking materials & shipping provided by a generous grant from the Bill Graham Foundation.

Registration: Registration is open to people residing in the US (as packages will be sent via US Postal Service Priority Mail).

Great Idea: Register for this workshop with friends and family from across the country — it’s a great way to make something together even when you can’t be in the same place.


Deadline for Registration: Monday, June 22, 2020

Materials: Book Arts Roadshow will prepare all bookmaking materials for this workshop and will ship them to each registered participant via US Postal Service Priority Mail prior to the first session.

Tools: Participants need to provide their own:

  1. glue stick
  2. scissors
  3. pencil
  4. eraser
  5. ruler
  6. a few sheets of waste paper such as pages from an old magazine or catalog
  7. color markers or color pencils or pens.

Zoom Access Code & Password: Registered participants will receive an email containing the Zoom access code & password on Friday, June 26, 2020. (NOTE: The email will come from Book Arts Roadshow.)

Recording: The workshop will not be recorded and recording of this workshop is prohibited.

About Book Arts Roadshow: Book Arts Roadshow provides Book Arts instruction to and hands-on learning experiences for children, teens & grown-ups. Offerings include classes, summer camps, private group sessions, team builders, retreats and teachers professional development workshops.
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