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One Sheet Wonders: Section 1

Instructor: Jamye Jamison

$50

January 25, 2020, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Inspired by innovative structures pioneered by book artist Hedi Kyle, you will learn how to make folded book structures from a single sheet of paper, as well as a more complex "blizzard book."  Find out more>

Pleated Paper

Intructor: James Peake

$95

February 8, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fold your own pleated paper into countless patterns. You will learn a variety of pleating techniques including corrugations, tessellations, and spiral forms. Find out more>

Mixed Technique Papermaking

Instructor: Tom Balbo

$230

February 15-16, 2020, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Under the direction of the Morgan's founder and Artistic Director, you will experiment with multiple types of fibers, and gain experience in sheet forming, pulp painting, deckle boxes, and simple casting techniques. Find out more>

Boxing the Book

Instructor: Cris Takacs

$115

February 15, 2020, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Learn how to protect a book and other small objects by making a simple clamshell box that only requires you hands, some bricks, and minimal tools.  Find out more>

Mixed Media Collage

Instructor: Clare Murray Adams

$180

March 7-8, 2020, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

 

Collage is an inclusive medium that incorporates strong compositional skills. Through found materials and media such as watercolor, acrylic, colored pencil, and fiber, you will create unique pieces of artwork. Find out more>

Western Papermaking and Pulp Painting

Instructor: Anna Tararova

$180

March 7-8, 2020, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Pulp paint your own atmospheric, watercolor-like papers, while learning each step of the papermaking process.  Find out more>

One Sheet Wonders: Section 2

Instructor: Jamye Jamison

$50

March 14, 2020, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

If you missed out on this workshop the first time, be sure to register now. Inspired by innovative structures pioneered by book artist Hedi Kyle, you will learn how to make folded book structures from a single sheet of paper, as well as a more complex "blizzard book."  Find out more>

Letterpress Fundamentals: Print Your Own Greeting Cards

Instructor: Wendy Partridge

$150

March 21-22, 2020, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Learn the basics of setting lead and wood type by hand, and master the mechanics of printing on the Morgan's incredible, flexible Vandercook presses. Find out more>

Traditional & Contemporary Paper Marbling

Instructors: Jenniffer Omaitz

$250

March 21-22, 2020, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Spend two days exploring traditional and non-traditional patterning and design through marbling on a variety of paper. Find out more>

Gernerative Measures: Creating Content for Artist's Books

Instructor: Ellen Sheffield

$180

March 28-29, 2020, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

This workshop is for visual artists who want to explore language and writers who want to expand into a visual vocabulary. Find out more>

Rounded Casebound Book with Curved Front Slipcase

Instructors: Jean Buescher Bartlett

$230

April 4-5, 2020, 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Learn how to sew and round a multiple signature hardcover book that is durable and has universal appeal.  Find out more>

Traditional Japanese Papermaking

Instructor: Michaelle Marschall

$162

May 2-3, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn how to create beautiful sheets of washi with kozo grown in the Morgan's backyard, and become acquainted with traditional and nontraditional processes of making Japanese paper. Find out more>

Mokuhanga: Traditional Japanese Woodblock

Instructor: Linda Beeman

$207

May 9-10, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mokuhanga is a long practiced woodblock technique that has represented Japanese imagery for centuries. Throughout the weekend you will design, carve, and print a small edition on traditional Eastern paper.  Find out more>

Miniature Zines

Instructor: Emily Poor

$67.50

May 9, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Made from one sheet of computer paper, miniature zines condense your ideas into digestible pages - a dynamic way to share information. Find out more>

Surface as Content: Embedding in Handmade Paper

Instructor: Ann Marie Kennedy

$216

May 30-31, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Explore the interplay between the surface and the interior of paper by experimenting with embedding within sheets of wet paper pulp.  Find out more>

Medieval Manuscripts and Illuminated Letters

Instructor: Madison Bennett

$121.50

May 30, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn how to combine the golden-ratio, black letter calligraphy, and illumination to create a Medieval versal, and light up your page with genuine gold leaf.  Find out more>

Print Thinking for Papermaking

Instructor: Katharine DeLamater

$225

June 6-7, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn how to apply printmaking terminology and its associated thought processes to hand papermaking. Techniques explored include image reversal, registration, and modifications to paper pulp. Find out more>

A Panoply of Pamphlets

Instructor: Mary Beth Boone

$234

June 6-7, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Explore the gel printing process as a way to create printed covers while learning how to fold elegant pamphlet structures to be used as artist books or editions.  Find out more>

Letterpress Possibilities: Pressure Printing and Moveable Type

Instructor: Wendy Partridge

$180

June 13-14, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn how to hand set and print type, as well as use pressure printing to create and play with imagery and textural effects.  Find out more>

Paper Marbling with Coptic-Style Binding

Instructor: Jenniffer Omaitz

$202.50

June 13-14, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Spend your first day learning the art of marbling, and then use your marbled paper the second day as a cover for a small Coptic-style book.  Find out more>

Finishing Handmade Paper

Instructors: Suzanne Glémot and Sarah Luko

$261

June 20-21, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Finishing and texturing Western and Eastern handmade paper is just the beginning. Introduce yourself to the differences in fibers, as well as how to prepare different kinds of paper.  Find out more>

Printed Textiles

Instructor: Allie Morris

$103.50

June 20, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

Printmaking is an easy and accessible way to create unique textiles and customize any piece of fabric. Learn the basics in carving and how best to prepare and print on fabric.  Find out more>

Relief from Relief: Papercasting

Instructor: Tom Balbo

$216

July 11-12, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn the art of papercasting from the Morgan's founder and Artistic Director Tom Balbo, and create low relief, cast paper panels from a variety of re-purposed and everyday objects.  Find out more>

Find Closures

Instructor: Elissa Campbell

$243

July 11-12, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Need that finishing touch for your journal? We've got you covered. After completing two softcover leather books, you will experiment with a variety of ways to secure them.  Find out more>

Broadsides

Instructor: Beth Sheehan (Resident Artist)

$198

July 18-19, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Explore the creation and printing of broadsides while learning a variety of techniques including, handset type, montyping on letterpress, pressure printing, and pochoir.  Find out more>

African Mark Making on Paper and Fabric

Instructor: Tony Williams

$216

July 18-19, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Explore African designs and Adire patterns while discovring the art of mark making using a variety of tools and techniques. Processes emonstrated include Batik, Adire Eleko, and Tie-Dye  Find out more>

Pulp Painting and Monoprint Fusion: A Collaboration with Zygote Press

Instructors: Michaelle Marschall and Lisa Schonberg

$198

July 25-26, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Explore Western papermaking using various fibers, as well as how to create imagery through several pulp painting processes. Use your paper the following week at Zygote Press for their Monoprint Fusion workshop.  Find out more>

Suminagashi: The Art of Japanese Marbling

Instructor: Linh My Truong

$112.50

August 1, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Spend a day exploring the meditative practice of Suminagashi, using different tools and substances to manipulate patterns and create monoprints on paper and silk.  Find out more>

Hardcover Book Structures

Instructor: Andrew Huot

$234

August 1-2, 2020, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

A perfect workshop for beginner and intermediate bookbinders alike, this class will cover three variations of hard-covered books with single and multiple sections.  Find out more>

Collagraph Printing

Instructor: Clare Murray Adams

$193.50

August 8-9, 2020, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Create beautiful printed pieces using collage and mixed media techniques to create relief plates.  Find out more>