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Linotype: The Film

March 7, 2012 | Linotype: The Film

Seattle screening of "Linotype: The Film" at the Seattle Asian Art Museum. Q&A after the film with film director Doug Wilson. Doors open at 6:30pm, Film at 7:00pm. Tickets $10; order online. Sponsored by: School of Visual Concepts; Starbucks Creative; Paper Hammer/Mighty Tieton; Glenn Fleishman; AIGA; Book Arts Guild; Printing Control  Read more...

Seattle Asian Art Museum 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

BAG Event

Last chance to see Merry Company

March 8, 2012 | Last chance to see Merry Company

"Merry Company: Pop-up, Movable, and Toy Books" exhibit. Prior to Shawn Sheehy's lecture,there will be a special opening of Special Collections, which usually closes at 4:45. BAG members may view the pop-up exhibit from 5:15-6:30 pm Special Collections Lobby and Reading Room, Basement, Allen Library South.  Read more...

BAG Lecture

Shawn Sheehy presents pop-ups

March 8, 2012 | Shawn Sheehy presents pop-ups

Shawn Sheehy is considered one of the top-notch artists currently working in paper engineering; his work is innovative, clever and imaginative. Most of us can only marvel at his constructions. This presentation will be your opportunity to get “inside” these complex and fascinating creations and get to meet this amazing artist.  Read more...

BAG Workshop

Language of Pop-Ups -- Shawn Sheehy

March 10-11, 2012 | Language of Pop-Ups -- Shawn Sheehy

2 day workshop[Saturday & Sunday] which will explore techniques for building noun-like pop-ups (formal structures) & verb-like pop-ups (movement and/or animation for those structures). Participants will begin by learning basic techniques & quickly move on to building a variety of versatile forms and lifts, producing 10-15 samples.  Read more...

Of Interest

SAVE THE POST OFFICE

March 14, 2012 | SAVE THE POST OFFICE

Bonnie O'Connell and the College Book Arts Association encourages you to SAVE THE POST OFFICE by sending a postcard every month on the 14th. Make 'em, buy 'em, re-use 'em--just be sure to send 'em! See details under "more". This great examples is from 1988 designed and created by Kate Leonard.  Read more...

Anywhere you are 1:00 am - 12:00 pm