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Introduction to Textile Marbling

  • Nevada Museum of Art 890 Sienna Park Dr Reno, NV, 89512 United States (map)

NOTE: This class is now sold out. Please email to be placed on the wait list.

This popular marbling workshop will introduce students marbling techniques on fabric that can be used for covering books and boxes. Students will begin the day by working on basic marbling skills. With the instructor's guidance, they will work on new patterns with an eye for nuance. The main focus will be on marbling fabric to create book cloth, and techniques for other textile uses will also be discussed. At the end of the day, the instructor will demonstrate how to prepare pieces of marbled cloth for use in bookbinding. Students will leave with their own stack of 15 marbled fabric pieces. All materials provided with registration.

Instructor: Pietro Accardi
Ages: Adults (15+) / All levels

$100 General /  $95 Museum members

Earlier Event: October 7
Introduction to Fabric Marbling
Later Event: October 18
Marbled Clamshell Box