Book Restoration

24-06-2016 Hits:133 News Susan Opperman

About the Facilitator: Liesel has worked full-time for Quagga Books in Stellenbosch for the last three and a half years. During this time she has been exposed to many fine antiquarian books...

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3D Mold Making

16-06-2016 Hits:137 News Susan Opperman

Example of a cement relief cast of a life-size bee.   Course outline: In this course, participants will be introduced to two basic mould making techniques namely plaster waste molds for cement casting and flexible...

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Oil Painting

15-06-2016 Hits:164 News Susan Opperman

  Short course description: The oil painting course will include a thorough introduction of oil paint as medium to provide a clear understanding of the paint surface, primers, pigments, paint mediums and brushes. Participants...

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Elementary Digital Photography

The aim of this course is to learn how to think inventively about your camera as a tool for illustration and have the technical skills to execute your ideas. Facilitator –...

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Etching workshop

The aim of the course is to provide a good knowledge of etching, while at the same time enabling each participant to leave feeling they have created an artwork of...

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Bookbinding

The bookbinding course is targeted towards beginners and anyone who wishes to do traditional handbinding - no previous experience necessary.The participants will learn how to make a simple open spine book,...

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