The Sketchbook Collective opens Friday October 4, 2013
The third annual Handmade & Bound Nashville festival begins with the opening of the gallery exhibition The Sketchbook Collective which will run October 4-14 in the Brownlee O. Currey, Jr. Gallery at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film.
The Sketchbook Collective showcases the artist’s most loyal friend: the accessible, affordable and adaptable sketchbook. The show is the culmination of a series of community workshops conducted by locall book artists and Watkins Community Education. The exhibitions features the sketchbooks that were created by workshop participants as well as those from local artists, and other professionals answered our call for entries and submitted their own sketchbooks.
The Participants will be recognized at the exhibition’s opening reception on Friday, from 5 to 7 p.m., in the Brownlee O. Currey Gallery. Then, join us on Saturday October 5, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the day log celebration of book, paper, print making and more!!
For questions about the project or about the Handmade & Bound festival contact Mary Beth Harding at (615) 277-7456 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Lisa Williams at (615)277-7440 or email@example.com Sketchbooks will be returned after the exhibition’s run.
The Sketchbook Collective is funded in part by a MetroArts ArtsAccess Grant.
Handmade & Bound Nashville, 3rd edition is presented by the librarians and staff of Watkins College of Art, Design & Film, the Watkins Community Education department,