Sunday, August 29, 2021

3D and POP-UP WORKSHOP

Do you love to look at pop-up and 3D books but are intimidated to try making them yourself? If so, then our September workshop is just for you. For more than 20 years Mary Conley has shown her 3D and pop-up books in juried shows both in Canada and the US. In this workshop she will share some of her books and reveal the materials behind their construction. We will also make a sample of her watermelon book and learn the details of the construction of the 360 degree Tree book. Some of Mary's books were made with a Silhouette Cameo cutter, a useful tool for making multiple copies. For fun, we'll also make a pop-up rose bouquet. To learn more about Mary and her work visit this site: artworksbymaryconley.com.

Here are some examples of Mary's beautiful and very fun creations.







Materials and Tools:

  • Six 8" circles cut from lightweight cardstock, cut out in advance
  • Seven (7) roses printed on copy paper and cut out in advance (Dolores will send the pattern when you RSVP)
  • One (1) colored sheet of 6" x 9" cardstock
  • glue stick
  • bone folder

When:
   Saturday September 11, 10 a.m. Pacific time
Where:  On your computer, tablet or smartphone via Zoom
RSVP:    To Dolores Guffey by September 6 to receive password
              and Mary's pdf
Workshop questions: To Mary Conley
Zoom questions: To Bobbie Hayes
Contact information for everyone is in the newsletter.

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