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Bookbinding Workshop - Sewn Boards
Thoughtfully Handmade Books with Bindfulness
Mentored by Hope FitzgeraldMentor summary: Bindfulness with
For ages: 18+ years
What we'll do
This structure is a Bindfulness favourite. It lays flat, opens beautifully, and allows for endless design variation. The finished book, with its modern lines and flush covers, feels wonderful in the hand. The modern Sewn Boards Binding, a sewn and glued soft cover book, is credited to Gary Frost. It is an elegant structure that has an additional section of card or heavier paper sewn onto the text block that is incorporated into the cover of the book. You will learn (or revisit) beginning bookbinding techniques, using unsupported sewing to bind your book. We will look at the importance of paper grain and how to fold, sew, and cover your book. All materials will be provided for your afternoon of making, including paper, card, various decorative papers, linen thread and adhesive to make your own uniquely designed books. Tools are provided for use on the day. Coffee, tea and biscuits, and lunch are included in this morning workshop in a beautiful rural setting. You’ll take away your u...
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Monkshill Refectory, Monkshill Road, Faversham, Kent, ME13 9EH
My experience is an educational activity and the 14-day cooling-off period under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 therefore applies. After the 14 day period my standard policy will apply.
• I am not able to offer refunds in general but may be able to if there is good notice.
• Cancellation: If the workshop is fully booked and your place is rebooked before the start of the class, you will receive a 100% refund. Workshops cancelled due to Covid will be rescheduled.