Book Arts Camp poster courtesy Copper Country Community Arts Center.
HANCOCK -- Students in grades 8 - 12 have a unique opportunity to learn about book arts at the Copper Country Community Arts Center in Hancock. In the 3rd annual Book Arts Camp students will learn about bookbinding, creative writing, zines and illustration, letterpress printing, paper making and block printing from a team of professional artists.
Students should have an interest in the arts or curiosity to learn some of the fine craft behind book arts. This program is supported by a grant from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs.
The Camp wil be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. August 12-16 at the Copper Country Community Arts Center, located at 126 Quincy Street in Hancock. The deadline to register is Wednesday, July 31. Book Arts Camp Fee is $95, supplies included. Bring a sack lunch. Call 482-2333 for more information.