All Sewn Up, an Introduction to Bookbinding - 1 Day

All Sewn Up, an Introduction to Bookbinding - 1 Day

65.00

A DAY EXPLORING THE DELIGHTS OF MAKING SIMPLE BOOKS.

Date: 13th July 2019

Suitability: Beginners (Level 1)

Tutor: Sharon Oldale

Workshop: Paper is a tactile, versatile, everyday and extraordinary material. In this introductory workshop you will learn the basics of folding and cutting a single section and sewing to form a basic pamphlet and then progress to single section hard back binding with decorated paper covers.

At the end of the workshop you will have bound:

  • Pamphlet - A simple single section book with bright stitching.

  • Flush cut binding - A single sewn section with decorated paper covered boards and cloth at the spine; flush cut

  • ¼ bound case binding - A single sewn section with boards: Cloth at the spine and decorated paper at the boards

Time: The workshop starts at 10:30am prompt and will finish at 4:30pm. 

Lunch: Lunch is included within the price of the workshop. Please let us know when booking if you have any dietary requirements.

What to bring: Glasses if you need them for close work and please ensure you wear sturdy, fully enclosed shoes.

Maximum No. of Attendees: 8

Minimum Age: 18 or 15 if accompanied by someone who is 21 or over

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