Saturday, December 17, 2011

10 Book Workshop in Provo

Taught by Karleigh Jae Heywood and Daniel Heywood

To register and pay for the class please contact:

10 Book Workshop 

 Provo Art & Frame
201 W Center Street
 Provo, UT

January 18th and 19th
9:30 am - 5:30 pm 
(with a one hour break for lunch)

Each student has the opportunity to create and keep 10 different books. We will cover the basics of bookbinding for beginners, but students of all skill levels are welcome.

The ten book structures are:

Single Sheet Books
Japanese Stab Bound Books
Flower Fold Books
Accordion with Pockets and Sewn Signatures
Hinged Ledger Book
Circle Accordion
Softcover Leather Longstitch
Hardcover Longstitch
Tapes Bound Book ( A Traditional Hardcover Book)

Each student needs to bring:
An x-acto knife (or scalpel) with extra blades
A Pencil
A metal edged ruler
Glue Brush (PVA glue will be provided)

All other materials and tools are provided.

The workshop fee is $150 which includes all materials for the ten books and also includes some bookbinding tools.

This class has a maximum of 15 students.

To register and pay for the class please email

Examples of 7 of the ten book structures are found below. Each student's will be unique as we use papers and materials from all over the world.

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

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