The Clamshell Box
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Learn how to make custom, professional portfolio boxes for your print (or drawing) series. We will cover the process from design to construction. These boxes are not only a beautiful way to present your artwork but allow for safe storage.
One-day workshop on the use of a board shear, book press and basic tools to construct a basic cloth and book board double wall clamshell box. Each student will construct a box using the materials provided. Handout will be provided that explains the cuts and techniques
In this class we will discuss:
Measuring and spacing for box construction
The use of a board shear to quickly cut book board to accurate repeatable sizes
How to glue up box pieces using a book press
Discuss types of cloth and
Workshop Fee: $75.00 non-member/$65.00 member
Non-Refundable Deposit: $25.00. Deposit goes toward the purchase of materials for the workshop.
Class Limited to five participants.
To register for the class contact Stefanie Dykes @ email@example.com
412 South 700 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Plenty of Parking.