Book Arts minor



The minor in book arts provides students with the technical skills and conceptual maturity to work in a wide variety of professions related to the book arts. Coursework focuses on methods of typesetting and image development within the book environment, the role of book arts in the contemporary print market, as well as handmade paper production, book bindings and technical processes as they relate to artists’ books and/or sculptural paper.

  • PRMK 308 Introduction to Letterpress and the Book Arts
  • PRMK 311 Serigraphy I
  • PRMK 322 Papermaking
  • PRMK 370 Print Media and Book Arts
  • — Directed elective*
  • — Directed elective†
  • — Directed elective†
  • — PRMK elective

Total course of study: 40 hours

* Choose one of the following: PRMK 200 Introduction to Printmaking, PRMK 202 Introduction to Etching, or PRMK 203 Introduction to Lithography.
† Choose one of the following: DRAW 101 Drawing II: Composition and Media, DRAW 200 Life Drawing I, GRDS 205 Typography I, ILLU 225 Electronic Illustration I, PNTG 203 Oil-based Media Exploration, or SCPT 320 Intermediate Sculptural Practices.

Student work

  • Roses in a pop-up book
  • A box of watches