YOUTH ART SESSIONS
Grades 4th – 8th
Monday – Friday, 9:30-11:30 AM in FAA Studio
with Artist Alicia Carradus
PAPER ENGINEERING I – Basics JULY 7 – 11
PAPER ENGINEERING II – Advanced July 14 – 18
Class Fee $40 for Week, or $10 per Day
Paper engineering is the cutting, gluing and folding of paper to create books and cards with pop-ups, pull-tabs, flaps and a variety of other moving parts.
The weekly class schedule format will be:
Engineering Paper I:
Monday: Boxes and Layers- Turn two-dimensional paper into a three-dimensional scene.
Tuesday: Stacking Boxes- Pop-up City: Create a three-dimensional city that folds flat.
Wednesday: V Fold- Chomp! Make a moving mouth for a frog, monster, or…
Thursday: Spiral- A beautiful technique that cascades three-dimensionally from one page to another.
Friday: Accordion Book- Add surprise to an accordion book by incorporating pop-up techniques.
Engineering Paper II:
Monday: Advanced Box- Different shapes and different sides
Tuesday: Advanced V Fold- Experiment with different angles and the V Fold.
Wednesday: Tabletop Floating on Boxes
Thursday: X Form- Create an insect or bird with moving wings.
Friday: Blooming Flowers- Build a bouquet of paper flowers that bloom before your eyes.
PREVIOUS CLASS PHOTO
“ENGINEERING PAPER CLASS” with artist Alicia Carradus