Book Binding 101

What to expect
  • Explore the technical process of traditional bookbinding during this crafting class
  • Have access to multiple kinds of exotic papers, ribbons, and findings to customize your creation
  • Learn to use wooden ribs for tight creases, an awl for making holes, and simple sewing techniques for the paper binding process
  • Receive expert instruction to guide you through the entire process
Explore the technical process of traditional bookbinding, as well as shortcuts to achieve these "technical" effects during this crafting class!

In this hands-on workshop, you will have access to multiple kinds of exotic papers, ribbons, and findings to customize your creation. Learn to use wooden ribs for tight creases, an awl for making holes, and simple sewing techniques with waxed threads for the paper binding process. As you craft your individual book, which will be 6x9 inches with a hard front and back cover, receive expert instruction to guide you through the entire process to ensure a wonderful and productive artistic experience. The paper inside will be blank for sketching or journal writing, so you can decide on your own regarding how to utilize your new creation!

Note: All materials are included.
Key Highlights
Price $45.00 per guest
Duration / Session 3 hours
# Sessions 1
Katie is a multi-media artist, using both traditional and radical materials. She has many creation outlets from painting to book binding to photography, sharpies, glass and ceramics, most intended for functional use.
There are no refunds; all sales are final.

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