The Nag Hammadi for Paper Lovers with Candy Alexandra González

February 9, 2019
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central

In this workshop, students will learn about the 2nd century Egyptian binding, the Nag Hammadi. Students will learn how these books were traditionally constructed and will recreate the binding entirely with paper.

Candy Alexandra González is a Philly-based, Latinx artist and poet from Miami, Fl. Candy received her MFA in Book Arts + Printmaking from The University of the Arts in 2017. Candy’s art works captures the essence of her experience as a first-generation immigrant in the United States.

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