Construct a small book with an elegant slipcase, which is also the perfect size to hold a gift card. In the process, you’ll learn the core skills for creating larger handmade books. The Prairie Arts Center has all of the beautiful, decorative papers, tools and supplies you’ll need.
Barbara Mintmire began making handmade books in 2011, and she’s a member of the Stillwater Book Arts Group. She loves experimenting with eco printing and natural dyes on paper, using them to create 3D collage and paper sculpture.