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Book Art
Course Description

BOOK 027
Introduction to Book Art
Fall and Spring

This course offers the beginning student an introduction to the techniques, structures, tools, materials, and processes used in creating artists' books. Students will explore a broad range of studio practice, including letterpress printing, hand and computer typography, simple book structures, and basic relief printmaking as they examine the relationship of verbal, visual, and structural content in books. Students will complete group and individual projects. Field trips, guest artists.

Course Credit:
4

Instructor(s):
Julie Chen

Note(s):
Enrollment priority given to first-year and sophomore students, and junior transfers. No auditors.
Limit twelve students.
Open to undergraduates only.

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Creating & Critiquing Arts, Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): Create, Innovate & Experiment

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Activities & Resources
Eucalyptus Press

Center for the Book

Contemporary Writers Series Broadsides

Contact Information

P: 510.430.2217
F: 510.430.3398
E: bookart@mills.edu

Last Updated: 6/23/17