HASLEMERE DECORATIVE AND FINE ARTS SOCIETY
A member society of NADFAS
HDFAS Gallery: STUDY DAY
THE BOOK AS ART: FORM AND FUNCTION IN CREATIVE BOOK STRUCTURES
Morning lecture exploring the potential of the book as a three-dimensional object, from historical pop-ups and
Left ot right: Pinocchio by Harold Lentz, New York Blue Ribbon Books, ca. 1932; Abc3D by Marion Bataille, Roaring Brook Press, 2008.
Followed by a demonstration of gold tooling.
After lunch Dominic showed some examples of different book structures from his personal collection.
The last part of the day was devoted to a book 'clinic' when Dominic discussed books brought in by HDFAS members.