Friday, April 8, 2011

10 Book Course

10 Book Workshop

Learn how to make ten different handmade books structures in two days!

This course is designed for beginners but all skill levels are welcome.

This class is taught as a two day workshop, 9am - 5pm each day with a one hour break for lunch. Price varies depending on location and/or number of students taking the course. 

This ten book course includes the following books:

Single Sheet Books
Japanese Stab Bound Books
Flower Fold Books
Accordion with Pockets & Sewn Signatures
Hinged Hardcover Ledger
Circle Accordion
Softcover Leather Longstitch
Hardcover Longstitch
Tapes Bound Book (a traditional hardcover book)

Students need to bring:

Metal Edge Ruler
xacto type craft knife with extra blades
Cutting mat or old magazine to cut on

All books you create in the class will be designed, created and kept by you! The books below show the styles you will create, your books will be different as you may choose from a large selection of different papers and materials to create your books.

Chap Books, front view

Top view of an accordion book with sewn signatures
-An accordion book with pockets and sewn signatures-
This photo is of one of my students from the 10 book class.

A flower fold book

A flower fold book full open, showing the front and back hard covers

A Japanese Stab Bound Binding

A Hardcover Longstitch

Leather Longstitch Books

Tapes Bound Book with leather spine and paper cover

1 comment:

Kate said...

How much is this class?