Hand Made Books Weekend

Hand Made Books Weekend


02/06/2018 - 03/06/2018    
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Wivenhoe Printshop
23/24 Wivenhoe Business Centre, Colchester, Essex, CO7 9DP

Event Type

An introduction to making and binding your own books.

During this weekend course you will have the chance to:

  • Make a diary, journal or sketchbook.
  • Bind together a set of your prints or artwork.
  • Experiment with book art techniques to make or alter an existing book using found or altered materials.
  • Learn a range of bookbinding stitches.
  • Print your own endpapers.

We will be making books in a variety of forms including:

  • 8 page folded book
  • Single-section pamphlet book
  • Multi-section book.

On the second day we will also be looking at other forms of hand made books:

  • Concertina
  • Coptic
  • Stab binding
  • Dos a Dos

Course Fee for the weekend: £70 payable by cheque/BACS on or before first session.

For more information, and to book a place please email jaywallett@aol.com

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