Sharp minds: cutting design manually and digitally


Unbound Prometheus and TEI Kavala

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Type

Summer schools

Language of Instruction

English

Certifications & Titles

Certificate in cutting design manually and digitally

Study Options

Full Time

Fees

Regular fees: 2700 USD

International Fees : 2700 USD

Location

Kavala, Greece. Postal code GR-65404

Kavála

Greece

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Location

Greece

Kavála

Type

Summer schools

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This class is for both beginners and advanced students to learn about the long multi-cultural history of paper cutting as well as the unique world of paper cutters and public art today. Participants will discover the incredible variety of applications of this art form from fine arts to illustration and public art commissions. During the class, we will conceive and produce amazing works: unique story-telling images, stencils, pop-ups, multi-dimensional work, wearable sculptures or short stop-motion animation. We will learn transition from hand cutting to digital work, sometimes combining both techniques. Creating vector files in Illustrator program we will learn how to prepare them for cutting metal, glass or paper to make editions. We will be experimenting with scale and keep an open mind to explore new territories. Tips, tricks and resources will be provided.