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Author Website: makingbooks.com
Author Address (e.g., City, State, Country): Newburyport, MA, USA
Presentations: Handmade Books for All Accordion books, palm leaf books, slat books—books can take so many different forms. Learn a little bit of book history, experience the joy of making books, and help the planet by using recycled materials. Susan will work with you to choose the appropriate book form for your grade level and curriculum interests. After a brief introduction, she will lead students, step by step, through the bookmaking process. With over twenty years experience, she is known for combining creativity and enthusiasm with clear, precise directions. Also includes a signed copy of Handmade Books For A Healthy Planet.
Audiences: K-6, professional development also available
Available Times: I divide my time between traveling to schools and conferences and writing and making books. Contact me for available dates.
No recording of Skype Sessions without permission from the author.
No Cost Meet the Author Visit: 10-15 minutes, Susan will talk about and show a few of her handmade books with recycled materials
In-Depth Visit Length: 45-60 minutes
In-Depth Visit Cost: $145.
Prerequisites: Each child will need materials and tools. Materials are mostly recycled and tools are simple, such as glue sticks and scissors. A supply list will be sent ahead.
Contact Information: email@example.com, 978.462.3255
Affiliations: member of Center for Book Arts, Guild of Bookworkers
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