with Debra Bickford
Bookmaking has a long, rich history. Artists all over the globe have embraced this method of expression and pushed the boundaries of what “making a book’ means. Handmade books are a fun and satisfying functional art form. The methods of bookmaking are endless, and once you try one, you will want to learn more! Giving a handmade book as a gift is a very special keepsake indeed. Especially if you fill it with your own Artwork! Beginner to advanced students welcome. Supply list available from adult ed office.
About Debra: Debra Bickford has lived in the Buxton and Hollis area for over 50 years. She has a BA from Maine College of Art and a BS in Art Education from USM. She has taught Visual Arts in Maine at the High School Level for 37 years and recently retired. She has also served on the board of the Maine Art Education Association for twenty years and was the President from 2017-19. In 2015 she was the MAEA Secondary Art Educator of the year and in 2018 she was honored with the MAEA Art Educator of the year. Debra is a painter and printmaker who loves to garden.
A $1.99 transaction fee will be added to the price of this class.
Nov 30 - Dec 21st, 2023
Thu for 4 weeks from 6:00 - 8:00 pm
92 Sokokis Trail
Buxton, ME 04093 Get directions
Room: Art Room