Aug 15, 2022  
2020-2021 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

AXD 388 - Art of the Book

Credits 3
Studio / 6 hours per week
Requirements: Prereq: Junior Standing, any CVPA major
Experimental approaches to bookmaking. Explore the possibilities inherent in the book¿s function as a repository of ideas and a form for expression. Study historical books and develop new forms by creating a variety of book structures both traditional and contemporary. Experiment with relationship of form and content in the design of the book and develop skills in bookbinding, papermaking, and letterpress printing.
Graded