Alternative Books with Alternative Materials

Make books using felt, lace, wire, anything but paper (or only found paper like bags, magazines or even used books). Thre are so many materials around us every day that can spark creativity. Draw inspiration from a range of seemingly common items and then use them to make various new fun art–book structures.

Course Number


Class Size


Age Range

17+, teens by permission

Skill Level

All Levels




Bring scraps of lace, wire, fabric, magazines, bags, used books, anything you would like to incorporate into your alternative books.

All other materials will be supplied.

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost

Instructor: Jennifer Erin Hughes

This workshop is not currently being offered. If you are interested, please let us know.