Handmade Archival Boxes
Materials fee: $30*
This covers the cost of shared materials pre-purchased by your instructor. Please bring cash or check payable to the instructor to your FIRST CLASS SESSION.
*This fee DOES NOT cover the cost of materials listed below.
Required materials for the FIRST class:
straightedge/ruler (metal is best)
square or triangle with 90 degree angle
x-acto knife and blades or similar
cutting mat or non-corrugated cardboard
1 small brush for adhesives
additional bookbinding tools are welcome!
Suggested art supply stores:
New York Central Art Supply: 62 Third Avenue
Utrecht: 111 East 4th Avenue
Dick Blick: 1-5 Bond Street
Pearl Paint: 308 Canal Street
DaVinci Art Supply: 137 East 23rd St.
Talas: 20 West 20th Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10011, 212-219-0770 (check hours before you go to the store)
Some of these stores will give you a student discount if you present your Cooper Union Continuing Education registration receipt.