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FBAC Classes

FBAC classes are listed below and update periodically as we connect with more teachers with great class ideas. We also announce our classes in our weekly newsletters, so that is also a great way to hear about new offerings.


If you are looking for a particular class we also offer private lessons please contact contact@frederickbookarts.org and we will see if we can connect you with an FBAC instructor with expertise in your interest.

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The Chinese Thread Book

Create a combination of a bound book, origami folds, and a multi-compartment box!

Feb.  18, 25, & March 3

Sunday 2-4

Teacher: Catherine Cross 

Zoom Class

 

$85 per person

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Stab Binding

#1 Traditional Patterns 

*bookbinding Foundations*

Beginner Friendly Bookbinding Make 3 books using traditional sewing patterns

April 3

Wednesday 6:00-8:30

Teacher: Charlotte Hayes

In-Studio Class

 

$45 per person

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Wildflower Pop-Up Series

ALL 5 Classes

*price includes mailed kits*

 Create 12 pop-up wildflowers & bind them into a book. 

April 16, 23, 30 & May 7,14

6:00-8:00

Teacher: Shawn Sheehy

Zoom Class

 

$325 per person ($50 discount)

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Wildflower Pop-Up Series

#3 Subtropic

*price includes mailed kit*

 Sampler with butterfly orchid, pitcher plant, and seashore mellow

April 30

6:00-8:00

Teacher: Shawn Sheehy

Zoom Class

 

$80 per person

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Belgian Binding

Learn this playful bookbinding technique which featuring a unique movable spine

May 11th

TBD

 By: Linda Rollins Harasewych

 In-Studio Class

 

$TBD per person

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Weekly Printmaking

Intermediate/Advanced

Improve skills, get expert advice, & learn new techniques

Regularly Running

Wednesday 5:30-7:30

Teacher: Lee Newman

In-studio Class

 

$70 per person- 1 session

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Printmaking Party

Schedule with Friends

 

Learn printmaking as a get together for family or friends

Schedule a convenient time

for your group

Teacher: FBAC Teacher

In-studio 

 

$145 per group plus supplies

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Papercut Zoom Party

Schedule with Friends

 

Learn papercutting as a get together for family or friends

Schedule a convenient time

for your group

Teacher: Rosa Leff

Zoom 

 

$225 per group 

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Piano Play

Bookbinding 

*Mailed Kits Included*

Create two books with a woven spine - no glue or sewing!

March 25-26-27

3 sessions 5:00-7:00

Teacher: Elissa Campbell

Zoom Class

 

$115 per person

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Stab Binding

#2 Hard Cover  

*bookbinding Foundations*

Hardcover variation for a stab binding book

April 10

Wednesday 6:00-8:30

Teacher: Charlotte Hayes

In-Studio Class

 

$45 per person

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Wildflower Pop-Up Series

#1 Woodlands

*price includes mailed kit*

 Sampler with skunk cabbage common violet and tulip poplar

April 16

6:00-8:00

Teacher: Shawn Sheehy

Zoom Class

 

$80 per person

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Wildflower Pop-Up Series

#4 Mountains

*price includes mailed kit*

 Sampler with heart leaf arnica, California poppy and sego lily

May 7

6:00-8:00

Teacher: Shawn Sheehy

Zoom Class

 

$80 per person

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 Intro to Reduction Block Printmaking

Explore multi-block, reduction relief printmaking techniques in the two day intensive

May 18 - 19

Sat & Sun 10-4 (1 hour break)

Teacher: Lauren Koch

In-Studio Class

 

$195 per person

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Weekly Printmaking

Intermediate/Advanced

 

Improve skills, get expert advice, & learn new techniques

Regularly Running

Wednesday 5:30-7:30

Teacher: Lee Newman

In-studio Class

 

$360 per person- 6 sessions

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Beginner Letterpress

One-on-One Intro Class

 

Learn basics of type, typecases, Vandercook printing and care

Schedule a convenient time

for your 4 hour class

Teacher: Eric Groff

In-studio Class

 

$200 per person

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COMPOSITIONS:

An Introduction to Letterpress

Conceive, design, and produce original letterpress projects.

Future Class!

TBD

Teacher: Gregory Robinson

In-Studio Class

 

$150 per person

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Stab Binding

All 3 Classes

*bookbinding Foundations*

Take all the classes in our 3 part stab binding series 

April 3, 10, 17

Wednesday 6:00-8:30

Teacher: Charlotte Hayes

In-Studio Class

 

$115 per person

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Stab Binding

#3 Creative Covers

*bookbinding Foundations*

 Cover possibilities based built on stab binding basics

from dos-a-dos to concertinas 

April 17

Wednesday 6:00-8:30

Teacher: Charlotte Hayes

In-Studio Class

 

$45 per person

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Wildflower Pop-Up Series

#2 Desert

*price includes mailed kit*

 Sampler with prickly pear, desert globemallow, and desert rose

April 23

6:00-8:00

Teacher: Shawn Sheehy

Zoom Class

 

$80 per person

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Wildflower Pop-Up 

#5 The Binding

*price includes mailed kit*

Build your book for your four wildflower folios

May 14

6:00-7:00

Teacher: Shawn Sheehy

Zoom Class

 

$55 per person

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Mushroom Themed

Linocut Printmaking

Make adorable mushroom prints while learning the basics of linocut printmaking

May 25th

Sat. 10-1:30 (half-hour break)

Teacher: Alex Garcia

In-Studio Class

 

$55 per person

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BOOK ARTIST CLASS

 Scout Badge for Cadettes

 

Make 2 books, learn book history during this 2 hour class

Schedule a convenient time

for your troop or group

Teacher: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

In-studio or on location

 

$125 per group

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Printmaking

One-on-One Class

 

Learn basics of printmaking and start your printmaking journey

Schedule a convenient time

for your 3 hour class

Teacher: Various

In-studio Class

 

$150 per person

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