jeff abshear http://wmuk.org en Lost in Venice: Students study book arts in the printmaking capitol of the world http://wmuk.org/post/lost-venice-students-study-book-arts-printmaking-capitol-world <p><a href="http://www.kalbookarts.org/">Kalamazoo Book Arts Center</a> director Jeff Abshear has spent part of the past decade teaching book arts in Venice to Italian children, but this summer’s trip with was the first time he taught Americans there. Eleven students from the Frostic School of Art and Lee Honors College at Western Michigan University went with Abshear to Venice this summer to study book arts. They attended a printmaking school and studied at a letterpress museum.</p><p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Lorraine Caron & Lorra 1678 at http://wmuk.org Lost in Venice: Students study book arts in the printmaking capitol of the world