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Thursday Evening Hours Open Thursdays until 9 p.m., sponsored by Constellation Energy.

Pop-Up Book-making Workshop with Paul Johnson

Date
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Time
06:00 PM–09:00 PM
Registration for this event is closed.
Pop-Up Book-making Workshop with Paul Johnson

Registration fee includes materials and one complimentary drink ticket.

Have you even been intrigued by “pop-up” books? Did you know that today’s pop-up books and movable toy theaters trace their origins back more than one hundred and fifty years? In this workshop you’ll make your own pop-up toy theater. The workshop for adults will be led by Paul Johnson, one of the U.K.’s most distinguished paper engineers. Registration fee includes materials. Register online for this event.

About the Artist

Paul Johnson won first prize and the Portnall Award in the Society of Bookbinders International Bookbinding Competition in 2013. His work is in the collections of the Tate Gallery, the Cooper-Hewett Museum in New York, the National Gallery, the Library of Congress, and many universities including UCLA, Yale, and Harvard.

Add to Calendar 10-02-2014 18:00:00 10-02-2014 21:00:00 15 Pop-Up Book-making Workshop with Paul Johnson Have you even been intrigued by “pop-up” books? Did you know that today’s pop-up books and movable toy theaters trace their origins back more than one hundred and fifty years? In this workshop you’ll make your own pop-up toy theater. The workshop for adults will be led by Paul Johnson, one of the U.K.’s most distinguished paper engineers. Registration fee includes materials. Register online for this event. 600 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201 (The Walters Art Museum) The Walters Art Museum info@thewalters.org false DD/MM/YYYY

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