RCARTS 334 - Special Topics in the Creative Arts
Fall 2022, Section 002 - Book Arts
Instruction Mode: Section 002 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: RC Fine Arts (RCARTS)
Department: LSA Residential College
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
CE
Credit Exclusions:
Cannot elect the same topic twice.
Waitlist Capacity:
10
Lab Fee:
150.00
Advisory Prerequisites:
Students cannot elect the same topic twice.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Full Term 8/29/22 - 12/9/22 (see other Sections below)
NOTE: Drop/Add deadlines are dependent on the class meeting dates and will differ for full term versus partial term offerings.
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Description

This course is an introduction to book arts as a creative discipline. Taking a multidisciplinary approach, students will work with varied media, materials, and methods to create hand-bound books and art-objects related to the book. Students will learn various binding techniques, explore image-making processes, and engage in creative writing exercises to generate content conducive to the book form. The course will also provide an introduction to letterpress, occasionally meeting in the Book Arts studio at the Art, Architecture and Engineering Library on North Campus.

Course Requirements:

Attendance is required for lectures and lab times. Students who do not attend the first class will be dropped from the course. A lab fee will be assessed.

Class Format:

The course meets three hours a day, two days a week.

Schedule

RCARTS 334 - Special Topics in the Creative Arts
Schedule Listing
002 (LAB)
 In Person
32964
Open
1
1RC Ugrd
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MW 1:00PM - 4:00PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22

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