Tunnel Books

Date/Time: Friday, January 19, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Andrea Martin
Take papercutting to the next level and advance your papercutting skills with tunnel books! In this class, participants will construct a tunnel or “peepshow” book. Tunnel books are unique book structures that can easily incorporate papercuts. They are sometimes called visual narratives, but they may or may not tell a story. When you look into a tunnel book, you are looking through an opening into a 3D world. The book is made up of layers of pages or panels that are parallel to each other. There may be a few pages or many pages. The completed pages are attached to accordion folds or concertina binding by hinges, which allow the book to be folded up or opened up for viewing.

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Birds in Winter

Date/Time: Sunday, January 28, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Erika Arndt
A few types of birds are brave enough to stick around during winter in Minnesota. You’ll adapt artist Charley Harper’s style of “minimal realism”
to create a cut paper collage and celebrate these hardy, handsome creatures.

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